The Secrets of a Princess

The Secrets of a Princess  (1839) 
by Honoré de Balzac, translated by Katharine Prescott Wormeley

Original French title: "Les Secrets de la princesse de Cadignan", also translated "The Secrets of the Princess Cadignan" or "The Secrets of the Princesse de Cadignan." First published 1839. Included as part of La Comédie humaine.

Dedication: To Theophile Gautier

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