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The Red and the Black

by Stendhal

Le Rouge et le Noir (French for The Red and the Black) 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...


The Red and the Black: A Chronicle of 1830

by Stendhal

The Red and the Black 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...


The Red and the Black: A Chronicle of the 19th Century

by Stendhal & Horace B. Samuel

The nineteenth century was a time of turmoil and social change, during which the immutable caste system that had defined European society for thousands of years finally began to shift. This transitional period...


Two Stories/Deux Nouvelles: A Dual-Language Book

by Stendhal & Stanley Appelbaum

"Vanina Vanini" traces the fortunes of a Roman aristocrat's daughter who falls in love with a wounded soldier, and "L'abbesse de Castro" recounts the illicit liaison and subsequent trial of an abbess. Dual-language...


Memoirs of Rossini, by the Author of the Lives of Haydn and Mozart

by Stendhal

A wonderful biography of Gioachino Antonio Rossini, who composed 39 operas and was considered until his retirement in 1829 the most popular opera composer in history.


The Red and the Black

by Stendhal & Horace B. Samuel

This landmark of psychological realism chronicles a young provincial's progress in Parisian society of the early 19th century, where he encounters passion, intrigue, and mortal peril.


The Red and the Black

by Frank J. Morlock & Stendhal

Based on the novel by Stendhal (Henri Beyle, 1783-1842), The Red and the Black tells the story of Julien Sorel, a talented and ambitious young peasant. Sorel manages to cynically and hypocritically manipulate...


The Red and the Black

by Stendhal & Burton Raffel

A Major New Translation

The Red and the Black, Stendhal’s masterpiece, is the story of Julien Sorel, a young dreamer from the provinces, fueled by Napoleonic ideals, whose desire to make his fortune sets in...


The Red And The Black

by Stendhal

Le Rouge et le Noir (French for The Red and the Black) 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...


The Abbess of Castro

by Stendhal

Brigands, convents under siege, a prince who’d do Machiavelli proud . . . This adventurous novella from a writer famous for far longer works is a singular take on love and war in Renaissance Italy. 

Claiming...


The Charterhouse of Parma (Centaur Classics) [The 100 greatest novels of all time - #19]

by Stendhal

"The greatest of all French novels." —André Gide "One sees perfection in everything." —Honoré de Balzac "‘The Charterhouse of Parma’ is among the dozen finest novels we possess." —Henry James "Stendhal...


The Red and the Black (Centaur Classics) [The 100 greatest novels of all time - #40]

by Stendhal

Handsome and ambitious, Julien Sorel is determined to rise above his humble peasant origins and make something of his life-by adopting the code of hypocrisy by which his society operates. Julien ultimately commits...


The Duchess of Palliano

by Stendhal

The Duchess of Palliano is a literary work written by Stendhal in 1838. The story is set in Rome between 1559 and 1561. Immediately after the election of Pope Paul IV (Gian Pietro Carafa) in 1555, arrived in...


The Abbess of Castro

by Stendhal

The Abbess of Castro is a short novel by Stendhal. This book described the troubled love between Elena di Campireali, a distinguished maiden origins of Albano, and Giulio Branciforte, son of a robber protected...


Vanina Vanini

by Stendhal

This book "Vanina Vanini" is a short story published in 1829 by Stendhal. It is set in 1830 during the Risorgimento, when Italy was under Austrian control. The plot of the story is focused on the love story...


The Carterhouse of Parma

by Stendhal

The Charterhouse of Parma" chronicles the adventures of the young Italian nobleman Fabrice del Dongo since its birth in 1798 to his death. It is a novel by Stendhal, published in 1839. The protagonist Fabrice...


Amarance

by Stendhal

This book "Armance" is the first novel by Stendhal set during the Bourbon Restoration. It was published anonymously in 1827. It covers Octave de Morello, a taciturn but brilliant young man, just outside the...


The Red and the Black

by Stendhal

“The Red and the Black” is a psychological and historical novel by Stendhal, written in two volumes, published in 1830. The book tells of the attempts of a young Frenchman, Julien Sorel, which in the French,...


The Charterhouse of Parma

by Stendhal & Richard Howard

Balzac considered it the most important French novel of his time. André Gide later deemed it the greatest of all French novels, and Henry James judged it to be a masterpiece. Now, in a major literary event,...