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The Magic Skin, with EBook  free pdf "The possession of power, no matter how enormous, does not bring the knowledge how to use it."Raphael, a failed writer, finds himself deep in debt and unrequited in love, so he decides to take a suicidal plunge into the Seine River. Before he can, however, he discovers a magic leather skin in an antiquity shop. Its supernatural powers grant him his every wish, but it extracts a terrible toll! This parable depicts the malaise of nineteenth-century France.

About Honore de Balzac

Honore de Balzac (1799-1850) was a French journalist and writer and is considered one of the creators of realism in literature. Balzac's huge production of novels and short stories are collected under the name "La Comedie Humaine." John Bolen brings his extensive theater, film, and television experience to audiobooks. His recent television appearances include "CIA: Masters of Deception" on the Discovery Channel, and his recent film work includes "The Land" and "The Inn Outside the World."

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Author : Honore de Balzac
Publisher : Tantor Media, Inc
Data Published : 25 May 2009
ISBN : 1400140862
EAN : 9781400140862
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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