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The Atheists Mass Honoré de Balzac

The Atheists Mass

Honoré de Balzac

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ISBN : 9782819930433
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This work presents us the surgeon Desplein, teacher of Horace Bianchon, the most recurrent doctor in the Comédie humaine. He is a honest man, an hardened atheist and a fanatical believer in science. When Bianchon sees Desplein attending Mass in theMoreThis work presents us the surgeon Desplein, teacher of Horace Bianchon, the most recurrent doctor in the Comédie humaine. He is a honest man, an hardened atheist and a fanatical believer in science. When Bianchon sees Desplein attending Mass in the church of Saint-Sulpice, he is so intrigued by the conduct of his teacher that is so contrary to the ideas he professes, that he observes the surgeon. This way he discovers that Desplein assists four Masses a year and he decides to confront Desplein with it...