His room, and everything in it, from the green baize of the bureau to the strip of carpet by the bed, was as clean and threadbare as the chilly sanctuary of some elderly spinster who spends her days in rubbing her furniture. In winter time, the live brands of the fire smouldered all day in a bank of ashes; there was never any flame in his grate.
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Gobseck let the Count's mansion on lease; he spent the summers on the country estates. He was a lord of the manor in earnest, putting up farm buildings, ...
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Gobseck, by Honoré de Balzac
Finally, a whimsical chance, in which Sterne would have seen predestination, had named the man Gobseck. When I did business for him later, I came to know ...
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Gobseck by Honoré de Balzac - Project Gutenberg
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This article approaches the text of Balzac's Gobseck through Barthes' s general reflections, in Comment vivre ensemble, on the private room as a symbolic ...
Balzac. La Comédie humaine. Notice pour gobseck
Derville évoque le temps où il avait pour voisin un vieil homme dénommé Jean-Esther van Gobseck, usurier hors du commun. Corsaire, capitaliste ou moraliste, ...
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Balzac Story Plot Summary
Gobseck (1806-30). The story of some financial dealings undertaken by the ... Besides being a miser Gobseck has a rather harsh philosophy of life that ...
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