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Balzac: A Life Paperback – 1 Jan 1996

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  • Paperback: 576 pages
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; Reprint edition (1 Jan. 1996)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0393313875
  • ISBN-13: 978-0393313871
  • Product Dimensions: 15.5 x 2.8 x 23.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 2,082,368 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author

Best-selling author Graham Robb was born in Manchester in 1958 and is a former Fellow of Exeter College, Oxford. He is an acclaimed historian and biographer, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and a Chevalier dans l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He has won the Whitbread Biography Prize and the Heinemann Award for Victor Hugo, as well as the Ondaatje Prize and Duff Cooper Prize for The Discovery of France. His book Parisians was a Sunday Times top ten bestseller. He lives on the Anglo-Scottish border.

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