• Ferragus, Chief of the Devorants


    E-bok, 2021, Engelska, ISBN 9788726668834

    In 'Ferragus, Chief of the Devorants' Balzac skillfully traces a dazzling panorama of 19th century Parisian streets and vividly invokes a sparkling menagerie of characters in

  • A Drama on the Seashore


    E-bok, 2021, Engelska, ISBN 9788726668797

    When the narrator and his wife visit an idyllic and picturesque town near the sea they meet a fisherman and a hermit. The ubiquitous poverty and squalor of the seaside town spills

  • The Orphan


    E-bok, 2021, Engelska, ISBN 9788726666519

    Money gets you everywhere, it can even buy happiness - if you have enough. It is a fragile thing, though, and you must be careful what you do with it. When Mademoiselle Source, a

  • An Historical Mystery


    E-bok, 2021, Engelska, ISBN 9788726668773

    'An Historical Mystery' tells the story of a mysterious kidnapping, coupled with the romantic intrigue blossoming within the higher circles of power while Napoleon I was at the

  • The Monomaniac


    E-bok, 2021, Engelska, ISBN 9788726668261

    'The Monomaniac' narrates Jacques Lantiere’s perpetual yet ultimately catastrophic descent into a maelstrom of madness unfolding upon the railroads between Paris and Le Havre

  • The Mountain Pool


    E-bok, 2021, Engelska, ISBN 9788726666533

    An aristocratic lady travels alone to picturesque Monaco, expecting a peaceful vacation. It turns into a place of horror for the woman, however, as she experiences something

  • The Question Of Latin


    E-bok, 2021, Engelska, ISBN 9788726666458

    "The Question of Latin" follows the narrator and his memories of the olden days, when Father Piquedent used to teach him Latin. The two become friends, but soon the teacher reveals

  • The Deputy of Arcis


    E-bok, 2021, Engelska, ISBN 9788726668803

    Due to Balzac’s death in 1850, 'The Deputy of Arcis' was left incomplete at its most compelling moment. A political satire criticizing the electoral system, taking place in the

  • Facino Cane


    E-bok, 2021, Engelska, ISBN 9788726668117

    The novella unfolds around a blind old man, Facino Cane who claims to be a descendant of the 14th century condottiere of the same name. The narrator meets Facino Cane at a wedding,

  • The Ball at Sceaux


    E-bok, 2021, Engelska, ISBN 9788726668193

    'The Ball at Sceaux' is one of the oldest books in Balzac's 'The Human Comedy' series. It tells the story of Émilie de Fontaine, a pretentious and spoiled young lady who refuses