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Author Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893.

Title Bel-Ami / Guy de Maupassant ; translated with an introduction by Douglas Parmée
Published Harmondsworth : Penguin, 1975

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Description 416 pages ; 19 cm
Series Penguin classics
Penguin classics.
Summary George Duroy, a naive provincial determined to succeed in the Paris of the Third Republic, learns that the exploitation of women and sex attains quicker results than mere talent and hard work
Analysis Fiction in French 1848-1900 Translations
Notes First published 1885
Translated from the French
Subject Classical fiction.
Corruption -- France -- Fiction.
English fiction -- Translations from French
French fiction -- Translations into English
Historical fiction, French.
Journalists -- France -- Paris -- Fiction.
France -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Paris (France) -- Fiction.
Paris (France) -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Author Parmée, Douglas.
LC no. 76365370
ISBN 0140443150
0143119109
9780140443158
9780143119104
Other Titles Bel-Ami. English