|09-13-2007, 05:01 PM||#1|
Join Date: May 2007
Location: South Wales, UK
Device: Sony PRS-500, PRS-505, Asus EEEpc 4G
Balzac, Honoré de: The Recruit, v1, 13 Sept 2007.
Honoré de Balzac: The Recruit
Translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley
A short story of about 5,500 words, set in a Normandy town in 1793. A former aristocrat is expecting a secret visit from her son, an émigré. However, the townspeople are suspicious because of the preparations she is making. Meanwhile, a lonely figure, with military conscript’s papers, is making his way to the town…
I have reformatted and restored accents and italics.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Short Fiction Balzac, Honoré de: The Vendetta, v1, 15 Sept 2007.||Patricia||Kindle Books||1||09-04-2014 02:41 AM|
|Short Fiction Balzac, Honoré de: The Recruit, v1, IMP, 19 Dec 2007.||Patricia||IMP Books||0||12-19-2007 08:46 PM|
|Other Fiction Balzac, Honoré de: A Second Home, v1, 15 Sept 2007.||Patricia||Kindle Books||0||09-15-2007 05:27 PM|
|Short Fiction Balzac, Honoré de: The Recruit, v1, 13 Sept 2007.||Patricia||Kindle Books||0||09-13-2007 05:03 PM|
|Short Fiction Balzac, Honoré de: La Grenadière, v1, 04 Sept 2007.||Patricia||Kindle Books (offline)||0||09-04-2007 07:01 PM|