Honoré de Balzac

Biography

Honoré de Balzac was a French novelist and playwright. He is regarded as one of the founders of realism in European literature. Balzac's first project was a libretto for a comic opera called "Le Corsaire", based on Lord Byron's "The Corsair". In 1820 he completed the five-act verse tragedy Cromwell....

13 titles Writing

7.0

The Skin of Sorrow La peau de chagrin

2010 · Novel

6.0

Nucingen House La Maison Nucingen

2008 · Novel

6.7

The Duchess of Langeais Ne touchez pas la hache

2007 · Novel

7.1

Old Goriot Le père Goriot

2004 · Novel

6.7

Balzac: A Life Of Passion Balzac

1999 · Novel

6.2

Cousin Bette

1998 · Novel

6.5

Passion in the Desert

1997 · Story

7.0

Colonel Chabert Le colonel Chabert

1994 · Novel

7.8

Eugénie Grandet

1994 · Novel

8.1

Albert Savarus

1993 · Writer

7.8

La Belle Noiseuse

1991 · Novel

Le faiseur

1977 · Author

4.9

My Pleasure Is Your Pleasure Il tuo piacere è il mio

1973 · Novel

6.1

Stimulantia

1967 · Novel

6.2

The Girl with the Golden Eyes La fille aux yeux d'or

1961 · Story

5.1

Les arrivistes

1960 · Novel

7.3

Eugenia Grandet

1953 · Original Story

Karriere in Paris

1952 · Novel

6.5

The Lovable Cheat

1949 · Theatre Play

6.8

Eugenia Grandet

1946 · Novel

6.9

Le père Goriot

1944 · Novel

7.3

Colonel Chabert Le Colonel Chabert

1943 · Novel

6.6

Wicked Duchess La duchesse de Langeais

1942 · Novel

6.6

Mensch ohne Namen

1932 · Novel

5.3

Paris at Midnight

1926 · Writer

6.9

The Red Inn L'Auberge rouge

1923 · Novel

The Eternal Flame

1922 · Novel

6.9

The Conquering Power

1921 · Story

7.1

The Man of the Sea L'homme du large

1920 · Novel

6.7

Narayana

1920 · Original Story