Honoré de Balzac

La Cousine Bette

1846

Main Details
Author
Honoré de Balzac
Date
1846 First published
Publication Location France
Genre
Language French
Notes La Cousine Bette (English: Cousin Bette) is an 1846 novel by Honoré de Balzac, it is part of Les parents pauvres in Scènes de la vie parisienne in Études de mœurs of La Comédie humaine.

Set in mid-19th century Paris, it tells the story of an unmarried middle-aged woman who plots the destruction of her extended family.

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