A Marriage Contract

A Marriage Contract  (1835) 
by Honoré de Balzac, translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley

Original French title: "Le Contrat de Mariage". First published 1835. Included as part of La Comédie humaine.

To Rossini.

This work was published before January 1, 1927, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.