In The Court Of The Pear King

French Culture And The Rise Of Realism by Sandy Petrey

Publisher: Cornell University Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Modern - 19th Century,
  • Intellectual life,
  • European - French,
  • Symbolism in politics,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • French,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • France,
  • King of the French,,
  • Europe - France,
  • Realism in literature,
  • 1773-1850,
  • 19th century,
  • Influence,
  • Louis Philippe,
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7848653M
ISBN 100801443415
ISBN 109780801443411

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on July 2. When asked, Pear told Finch that he lived at 25 King Street. However, Pear did not return the horse and, instead, sold the horse to William Hollist (Hollist) on that same day.

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The oyster bed where Kino dives is the same bed which once furnished enough pearls to make the king of Spain rich enough to become a great power in Europe. Steinbeck then explains how a pearl is formed. When a grain of sand begins to irritate the oyster's inner folds of muscle, it emits a layer of secretion which surrounds the grain of sand and.

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