Stendhal's prose is deceptively simple.
Stendhal's prose is deceptively simple. A first-year French student could probably get through ROUGE with occasional help from Larousse, but that would be a literal reading that didn't do justice to the tone and tempo of the work. It could be argued that the older Penguin version by Margaret Shaw builds on Moncrieff, but though her word and phrases choices are closer to the original, she doesn't seem to catch the bite of Beyle.
Scarlet and Black book. Published December 30th 1953 by Penguin Classics (first published 1830).
One of the great French novelists of the nineteenth century, Stendhal describes his unhappy youth with sensitivity and intelligence in his autobiographical novel The Life of Henri Brulard, written in 1835 and 1836 but published in 1890. Long after his death. Stendhal detested his father, a lawyer from Grenoble, France, whose only passion in life was making money. Therefore, Stendhal left home as soon as he could. Stendhal served with Napoleon's army in the campaign in Russia in 1812, which helped inspire the famous war scenes in his novel The Red and the Black (1831).
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a chronicle of the nineteenth century Stendhal. Translated, and with an introd. Penguin classics - L30. Classifications. by Stendhal, Michel Crouzet. Published 1953 by Penguin Books in . Written in English.
Le Rouge et le Noir is a historical psychological novel in two volumes by Stendhal, published in 1830. It chronicles the attempts of a provincial young man to rise socially beyond his modest upbringing through a combination of talent, hard work, deception, and hypocrisy
Church and state - Fiction.
Church and state - Fiction.
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