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This up-to-date account of the novel's composition, structure, and achievement provides readers with the literary and historical knowledge needed to make sense of the text. Professor Bellos explains how Balzac challenged prevailing nineteenth-century expectations of what novels should be like.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521316347
ISBN-10: 0521316340
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 129mm x 7mm)
Pages: 116
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 26-Nov-1987
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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