My Journey from Paris to Java

Honoré de Balzac, the renowned French novelist and playwright, and a single of the pioneers of literary realism, makes a limited fantasy diversion to the mystical island of Java, in which he, or fairly the narrateur, encounters a fatal poison-breathing tree, civilised monkeys, adore-ill sparrows and that epitome of Oriental desirability of his working day – the females of Java.
Prepared just before he started off…

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