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Pere Goriot, Norton Critical Edition

Pere Goriot, Norton Critical Edition

Honore de Balzac, Peter Brooks, Burton Raffel

ISBN: 978-0-393-97166-8

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352 pages

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The text is accompanied by an introduction, textual annotations by the editor, and a map of Paris.

"Responses: Contemporaries and Other Novelists" illustrates Balzac's immense influence on other writers, among them Charles Baudelaire, Hippolyte Taine, ?mile Zola, and Marcel Proust.

"Twentieth-Century Criticism" presents a superb selection of critical writing about the novel.

The critics include Ernst Robert Curtius, Albert B?guin, Erich Auerback, Georges Poulet, Michel Butor, Louis Chevalier, Pierre Barb?ris, Peter Brooks, Sandy Petrey, Nicole Mozet, and Janet L. Beizer.