This story set during and after the Russian campaign against Napoleon tells of the crossing of the Beresina River. Free Online Library.
Monsieur Rabordin, a ministry chief, battles bureaucracy as he and his wife deals with his faltering career. Free Online Library.
The Country Doctor
The story of do-gooder Dr. Benassis. Free Online Library.
A young, poverty-stricken writer is invited to a wedding where he encounters an aging musician, who turns out to be the descendant of Venetian royalty. Free Online Library.
Honore de Balzac
E-texts from The Online Literature Library: Bureaucracy, The Country Doctor, Juana, and An Old Maid.
Online publication of Balzac's classic work at Bartleby.com.
An Old Maid
The entire work from Free Online Library.
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