Père Goriot

Honoré de Balzac

Publisher :W. W. Norton & Company




Key Emotion Indicator
6/10








Publisher presentation: Pere Goriot' is the tragic story of a father whose obsessive love for his two daughters leads to his financial and personal ruin. Interwoven with this theme is that of the impoverished young aristocrat, Rastignac, come to Paris from the provinces to make his fortune, who befriends Goriot and becomes involved with the daughters. The story is set against the background of a whole society driven by social ambition and lust for money.'




Pour tous les jours

Winter

To my parents

Not easy to read

Great classic

Between 10 and 20$

At least one month

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