Treatise on Elegant Living by Honore de Balzac
This new publication is the first English language translation of the French writer, Honore de Balzac’s “Treatise on Elegant Living”, written in 1830. Balzac’s witty text, which includes an imaginary encounter with the legendary dandy Beau Brummell, is considered an important work on the intellectual and artistic dandyism of nineteenth-century France.
Paperbound, 86 pages, 7 x 4 1/2 inches, Wakefield Press, 2010
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