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A harlot high and low : (Splendeurs et misères des courtisanes) / Honoré de Balzac ; translated and with an introduction by Rayner Heppenstall.

By: Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850.
Contributor(s): Heppenstall, Rayner, 1911-1981.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Penguin classics. Publisher: London : Penguin, 1970Copyright date: ©1970Description: xiii, 553 pages ; 18 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780140442328 (paperback).Subject(s): French fiction -- Translations into English | France -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- FictionDDC classification: 843/.7 Summary: In the sequel to Lost Illusions, Lucien de Rubempre is in love with the courtesan Esther Gobseck, who is being pursued by the financier Nucingen, while Collin, disguised as a Spanish diplomat, is determined to use Lucien as a tool to pillage the upper reaches of Paris society.
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In the sequel to Lost Illusions, Lucien de Rubempre is in love with the courtesan Esther Gobseck, who is being pursued by the financier Nucingen, while Collin, disguised as a Spanish diplomat, is determined to use Lucien as a tool to pillage the upper reaches of Paris society.

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