restricted access   Volume 31, Number 3, Fall 1991

Table of Contents

From: L'Esprit Créateur

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Reading Balzac

Guest Editor: Allan H. Pasco


pp. 3-4


Misogyny and Cultural Denial (Balzac’s Autre étude de femme)

pp. 5-14

Distance and Narrative Perspective in Balzac’s Facino Cane

pp. 15-25

Writing Modeste Mignon

pp. 26-37

Starting at the End in Eugénie Grandet

pp. 38-48

La Cousine Bette and the House Divided

pp. 49-59

Balzac’s La Muse du département: The Status of Fiction

pp. 60-66

Balzac’s Second-Rate Muse

pp. 67-77

Quoin of the Realm: La Muse du département

pp. 78-87

Book Reviews

Realism and the Drama of Reference: Strategies of Representation in Balzac, Flaubert, and James by H. Meili Steele (review)

p. 88

Appoaches to Teaching Voltaire’s “Candide” ed. by Renée Waldinger (review)

pp. 89-90

De la révolte à l’exercice. Essai sur L’hédonisme contemporain by Jean-Michel Heimonet (review)

pp. 90-91

La Vision et l’énigme by Gérard Bucher (review)

pp. 91-92

Writing the Female Voice: Essays on Epistolary Literature ed. by Elizabeth C. Goldsmith (review)

pp. 92-93

The Hidden Reader: Stendhal, Balzac, Hugo, Baudelaire, Flaubert by Victor Brombert (review)

pp. 93-94

Fictional Genders: Role and Representation in Nineteenth-Century French Narrative by Dorothy Kelly (review)

pp. 94-95

Balzac: Le Curé de Tours by Geoff Woollen (review)

pp. 95-96