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    Monsieur Venus (Texts and Translations) (Paperback)(English / French) By (author) Rachilde


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    DescriptionWhen the rich and well-connected Raoule de Venerande becomes enamored of Jacques Silvert, a poor young man who makes artificial flowers for a living, she turns him into her mistress and eventually into her wife. Raoule's suitor, a cigar-smoking former hussar officer, becomes an accomplice in the complications that ensue."

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    Monsieur Venus
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Rachilde
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 135 mm
    Height: 211 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 227 g
    ISBN 13: 9780873529297
    ISBN 10: 0873529294

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: FA
    DC22: FIC
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 78
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    DC21: 843.912
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    Ingram Subject Code: FC
    Libri: I-FC
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET050
    Ingram Theme: CULT/FRANCE
    B&T General Subject: 495
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 17
    DC22: 843/.912
    BISAC V2.8: LIT004150, FIC019000
    LC classification: PQ2643.A323 M62 2004
    Thema V1.0: FBA
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Modern Language Association of America
    Imprint name
    Modern Language Association of America
    Publication date
    01 January 2005
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    "The novel may still outrage some readers, but it has become a key text for students of fin de siecle literature, women writers, and gender studies." --English Showalter"