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The Centenarian, or, The two Beringhelds

HonorГ© de Balzac

The Centenarian, or, The two Beringhelds

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Published by Wesleyan University Press in Middletown, CT .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHorace de Saint-Aubin, pseudonym of Honoré de Balzac ; translated and annotated by Danièle Chatelain and George Slusser.
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LC ClassificationsPQ
The Physical Object
Paginationlvi, 308 p. ;
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22731744M
ISBN 100819567973

George E(dgar) Slusser (born July 14 (Bastille Day), ), is an American scholar, professor and d to French/American scholar, professor and writer, Daniele Chatelain. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Gardom-Hulme, Philippa-Aqa Gcse Chemistry For Combined Scie (UK IMPORT) BOOK NEW at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!End date: Synonyms for Balzac in Free Thesaurus. Antonyms for Balzac. 2 synonyms for Balzac: Honore Balzac, Honore de Balzac. What are synonyms for Balzac?


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The Centenarian book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Written for serial publication in under the pseudonym Horace de 5. A mix of gothic elements, romance and SF, this disjointed novel is a mishmash of stories set in different time frames, loosely linked by the two characters of the title-the Centenarian father.

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The Centenarian, or, The Two Beringhelds (original French title: Le Centenaire, ou les Deux Béringhelds), the authorship of which was attributed to Horace de Saint-Aubin, was first published in It is one of a dozen pseudonymous or anonymous novels, several of which have fantastic elements, that in the early s the young Honoré de Balzac () churned out solo or in.

Mary Poteau-Tralie, Rider University Balzac's Le Centenaire: ou, les deux Beringhelds, published in under the pseudonym of Horace de Saint-Aubin, tells the story of the spirit-like colossus of an old man who haunts one of his descendants, the General Beringheld, during the.

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Gothic N. Volume 1: Literature Edited by Max Duperray. Paris: Michel Houdiard Éditeur, pp. 18; book pp. ; the text grew out of a presentation.

The Centenarian or The Two Beringhelds was one of the quickie novels that Balzac wrote in his early career, this one under the pseudonym Horace de Saint-Aubin.

Balzac himself looked down on The Centenarian and other early works that he churned out for quick money like the Pulp writers of a century later. Still, this work has value, just like the early Pulp stories from writers like Tennessee.

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Translated by. The remainder of the book's apparatus is equally useful and comprehensive. The appendix, "Bulwer-Lytton's First Underworld" () excerpts passages from Bulwer-Lytton's serial "Asmodeus at Large" which indicate the genesis of many of the ideas and images he developed nearly forty years later in The Coming Race.

- Honore de Balzac wrote THE CENTENARIAN: OR THE TWO BERINGHELDS in in which a scientist kills to get glands which will prolong his life. - Jane C Webb Loudon wrote THE MUMMY!: OR A TALE OF THE TWENTY-SECOND CENTURY in (according to JJ; Wikipedia says published in three volumes in ; perhaps the was a combined edition).

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Wells as founding fathers of science fiction, the name of the Belgian writer J. Rosny Aîné must be added. He was the first writer to conceive, and attempt to narrate, the work.

This contribution engages a largely unknown early Balzac piece of prose fiction Le Centenaire, ou, Les Deux Béringhelds () [The Centenarian: or, The Two Beringhelds] and in so doing illumines some of the texts gothic aspects and how these elements allow us ways of meditating on a fledgling globalization and globality in the early Title: Director, American Literature and.

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Scholarly articles on all aspects of nineteenth-century French literature and criticism are invited. Published articles are peer-reviewed to insure scholarly integrity. The Centenarian: Or, The Two Beringhelds Considering in turn Honore de Balzac (), Fyodor Dostoevsky (), Emile Zola (), he discusses such topics as the notion of literary value, La Torpille: experiments in narrative value, the novel as propectus, and Zola as promoter of story and book.

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