We want your feedback!
Click here
cover image of Domestic Peace

Domestic Peace

by Honore de Balzac Author · Ellen Marriage Translator

ebook

Sign up to save your library

With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

   Not today

From the Scenes of Private Life section of Honore de Balzac's great masterwork The Human Comedy, this novella is set at a grand ball at the height of the Napoleonic era. The usual suspects from the city's aristocracy are joined by a newcomer—a mysterious, beautiful young woman whose eyes seem to bespeak an overwhelming sadness. Several of the men in attendance vie for her affections—and all of their lives are changed in the course of a single evening.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Duke Classics
Publication Date:
2014

Format

  • OverDrive Read
  • Adobe PDF eBook 517.1 KB
  • Adobe EPUB eBook 151 KB
  • Open PDF eBook 519 KB
  • Open EPUB eBook 149.6 KB
Domestic Peace
Copy and paste the code into your website.