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Un début dans la vie


Un début dans la vie (A Start in Life) is a novel by the French writer Honoré de Balzac. It is the sixth of the Scènes de la vie privée (Scenes of Private Life) in La Comédie humaine. The novel was serialized in the review La Législature in 1842 under the title Le Danger des mystifications (The Dangers of Gasconade). In 1845 it appeared under its present title in the second Furne edition of La Comédie humaine. Un début dans la vie was the fifth work in Volume 4, or the twenty-fifth of the Scènes de la vie privée.
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part of: Scènes from Private Life
part of the series: La Comédie humaine
original title: Un début dans la vie
language: French
date of publication: 1842
genre: novel
characters: Monsieur de Sérisy
follows: Modeste Mignon
followed by: Albert Savarus


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