Honoré de Balzac, original name Honoré Balssa, (born May 20, 1799, Tours, France—died August 18, 1850, Paris), French literary artist who produced a vast number of novels and short stories collectively called La Comédie humaine (The Human Comedy). He helped to establish the traditional form of the novel and is generally considered to be one of the greatest novelists of all time.
Partial set of an antique leather bound books.
Fabric binding with leather corners and spines.Beautiful illustrated frontispiece.
V: Letters Of Two Brides; A Women of Thirty and other stories
XI: Cousin Betty; Cousin Pons
XIII: A Harlot's Progress; Colonel Chabert and other stories
XV: The Rise and Fall of Cesar Birotteau ; Middle Classes