I iked the plot of the book I just wasn t all that crazy about the writing It became a bit of a slog at the halfway point really really dramaticreminds me of romeo and juliet I can t think of anything to recommend this really sentimental and melodramatic without the redeeming descriptive features I usually find in Balzac Although a sad story I iked it As much as I ove Balzac s writing The Hated Son is
the weak in the Human Comedy Or perhaps I need a break from Balzac Who knows Regardless I m setting this as. By the French author who along with Flaubert Is Generally Regarded As A Founding Father Of Realism is generally regarded as a founding father of realism European fiction His arge output of works collectively ,currently the weak
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early 16th century when Henry IV was on throne and civil war was brewing between the Is actually 5 save for the ending Set in the early 1600s The Hated Son recounts the story of the ancestors of the Herouvilles and the Grandlieus Comtesse Jeanne d Herouville is in terror while awaiting theVERY EARLY 16TH CENTURY WHEN HENRY IV WAS ON
birth of her first child But her terror is not of the childbirth itself but of the perils that awaitof her first child But her terror is not of the childbirth itself but of the perils that await babyI m not especially fond of historical works and wanted to get back to the 19th Century of the Comedie Humaine. Ehend and depict the realities of ife in contemporary bourgeois France They Are Placed In A Variety placed in a variety settings with characters reappearing in multiple storie. ,
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Ide to be revisited in the futureThere is the Steinbeck story that just caught my eye The Moon is Down I might give it caught my eye The Moon is Down I might give it try Another tragic ove story by the master
of French Realism I am certainly NOT against sentimentality and melodrama but if ALL modern fiction was ike this itFrench Realism I am certainly NOT against sentimentality and melodrama but if ALL modern fiction was ike this it be too much The ending was a bit over the top but I thought the characters were richly developed and believable Some people ARE human scum Balzac is said to be the Father of French Realism but this story is among the most melodramatic I have re. Ntitled The Human Comedy La Comedie Humaine consists of 95 finished works stories novels and essays and 48 unfinished works His stories are an attempt to compr.