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  1. #1 French Humorous stories, Droll Stories, Complete Works Of Honore de Balzac 
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    French Humorous Ribald Humorous stories

    http://www.fullbooks.com/Droll-Stories-Complete1.html
    http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/13260

    Droll :having a humorous, whimsical, or odd quality
    <his dignified presence decorated our droll little quarters.>

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    Droll Stories, Complete Works Of Honore de Balzac

    CONTENTS
    PROLOGUE
    THE FAIR IMPERIA
    THE VENIAL SIN
    HOW THE GOOD MAN BRUYN TOOK A WIFE
    HOW THE SENESCHAL STRUGGLED WITH HIS WIFE'S MODESTY
    THAT WHICH IS ONLY A VENIAL SIN
    HOW AND BY WHOM THE SAID CHILD WAS PROCURED
    HOW THE SAID LOVE-SIN WAS REPENTED OF AND LED TO GREAT MOURNING
    THE KING'S SWEETHEART
    THE DEVIL'S HEIR
    THE MERRIE JESTS OF KING LOUIS THE ELEVENTH
    THE HIGH CONSTABLE'S WIFE
    THE MAID OF THILOUSE
    THE BROTHER-IN-ARMS
    THE VICAR OF AZAY-LE-RIDEAU
    THE REPROACH
    EPILOGUE
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    The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Volume 4 (of 8)
    Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893
    http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/17377
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    Contents The Old Maid --
    The Awakening -
    In the Spring --
    The Jennet --
    Rust --
    The Substitute --
    The Relic --
    The Man with the Blue Eyes --
    Allouma --
    A Family Affair --
    The Odalisque of Senichou --
    A Good Match --
    A Fashionable Woman --
    The Carnival of Love --
    A Deer Park in the Provinces --
    The White Lady --
    Caught --
    Christmas Eve --
    Words of Love --
    A Divorce Case --
    Who Knows? --
    Simon's Papa --
    Paul's Mistress --
    The Rabbit --
    The Twenty-Five Francs of the Mother Superior --
    The Venus of Braniza --
    La Morillonne --
    Waiter, A "Bock" --
    Regret --
    The Port --
    The Hermit --
    The Orderly --
    Duchoux --
    Old Amable --
    Magnetism.
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    The idea that Megimoo has heard of Balzac, let alone is posting something about him, is going to make me have to lie down with a cool washcloth on my forehead for awhile.
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