Old Goriot

Old Goriot

For the last forty years the elderly Madame Vauquer, nee de Conflans, has kept a family boarding-house in the Rue Neuve- Sainte- Genevieve between the Latin Quarter and the Faubourg Saint-Marcel. More info →
Black Sheep
Eugenie Grandet

Eugenie Grandet

There are houses in certain provincial towns whose aspect inspires melancholy, akin to that called forth by sombre cloisters, dreary moorlands, or the desolation of ruins. More info →
Pere Goriot, Le

Pere Goriot, Le

Mme. Vauquer (nee de Conflans) is an elderly person, who for the past forty years has kept a lodging-house in the Rue Nueve-Sainte-Genevieve, in the district that lies between the Latin Quarter and the Faubourg Saint-Marcel. More info →