balzacian balzacian

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to Honore de Balzac or his writings

Quotes

  • THE FINDER, by Colin Harrison (Picador, $14.) This "grisly page turner of a novel," as Michiko Kakutani described it in The Times, combines "a Balzacian eye for social detail and a poet's sense of mood with a sleazily sensationalistic plot."
    on Jul 31, 2009 By: Michiko Kakutani Source: New York Times

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