Monsieur Vénus: A Materialist Novel Book uri icon

abstract

  • When the rich and well-connected Raoule de Vénérande becomes enamored of Jacques Silvert, a poor young man who makes artificial flowers for a living, she turns him into her mistress and eventually into her wife. Raoule's suitor, a cigar-smoking former hussar officer, becomes an accomplice in the complications that ensue.

author list (cited authors)

  • Rachilde, ..

editor list (cited editors)

  • Constable, L.

publication date

  • January 1, 2004 11:11 AM