A Parisian Affair

A Parisian Affair

Penguin Pocket Classics

By  Guy De Maupassant, Guy de Maupassant

'Nowhere could she discover the dens of iniquity about which she had dreamed...'

Sparkling, darkly humorous tales of high society, playboys, courtesans, peasants, sex and savagery in nineteenth-century France, from the father of the short story.
A new series of twenty distinctive, unforgettable Penguin Classics in a beautiful new design and pocket-sized format, with coloured jackets echoing Penguin's original covers.
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Set in the Paris of society women, prostitutes and small-minded bourgeousie, and the isolated villages of rural Normandy that de Maupassant knew as a child, the thirty-three tales in this volume are among the most darkly humorous and brilliant short stories in nineteenth-century literature.

A new series of twenty distinctive, unforgettable Penguin Classics in a beautiful new design and pocket-sized format, with coloured jackets echoing Penguin's original covers.

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Paperback

9780241260845

May 30, 2016

Penguin Classics (UK Adult)

RRP $17.99

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