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Stendhal"s The red and the black

Stendhal"s The red and the black

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Published by J.C. Winstom in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe red and the black
Statementedited by W. Somerset Maugham in a new translation by Joan Charles, and illustrated by Frede Vidar.
SeriesThe ten greatest novels of the world
ContributionsMaugham, W. Somerset 1874-1965.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3 B468, PQ2435R7 E38 1949
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 328 p. :
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19233472M

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The Red and the Black draws a colorful mosaic about the required hypocrisy to climb the ladder of social status in the France of the July Revolution. Chronicled by an omniscient narrator, who meets every requisite to be Stendhal himself, the reader follows the story of Julien Sorel, a young man of humble origins whose only ambition is to ascend in the social hierarchy in a world still /5(K).

The Red and the Black has been hailed as the first great 'realist' novel of the nineteenth century, offering a lively and detailed picture of social and political life in the provinces and in Paris towards the end of the s, the close of the stifling reactionary period of the Bourbon Restoration.

Stendhal himself claimed that no-one before /5(10). Stendhal's 'Le Rouge et le Noir' (The Red and the Black) is a classic novel that was very important to me in early formation of directions in life. I found I could identify quite strongly with Julien Sorel, who wanted a better life, a life of meaning and importance, and was torn about which direction in which to go.5/5(1).

The Red and the Black, novel by Stendhal, published in French in as Le Rouge et le novel, set in France during the Second Restoration (–30), is a powerful character study of Julien Sorel, an ambitious young man who uses seduction as a tool for advancement.

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Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Very Good Book, no jacket, Stated: First Black & Gold Edition May,clean tight unmarked deckled pages, red top stained pages, black end pages, book has full black cloth covered boards with gold embossed deco on the front cover, gold deco on the spine, light soiling to bottom pages.

Introduction / Harold Bloom --The Red and the Black: deceit and desire / René Girard --The Red and the Black: social originality / Harry Levin --Narrative "uncontrol" in Stendhal / D.A. Miller --The novel and the guillotine, or fathers and sons in Le Rouge et le noir / Peter Brooks --Stendhal and the uses of reading: Le Rouge et le noir.

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Marie-Henri Beyle (French: ; 23 January – 23 March ), better known by his pen name Stendhal (UK: / ˈ s t ɒ̃ d ɑː l /, US: / s t ɛ n ˈ d ɑː l, s t æ n ˈ-/; French: [stɛ̃dal, stɑ̃dal]), was a 19th-century French writer.

Best known for the novels Le Rouge et le Noir (The Red and the Black, ) and La Chartreuse de Parme (The Charterhouse of Parma, ), he is highly Born: 23 JanuaryGrenoble, Kingdom of France. Book Summary M. de Rênal, ultra mayor of the small provincial town of Verrières, hires Julien Sorel, a young peasant who aspires to the priesthood, as tutor for his children.

The hiring of Julien is calculated to enhance Rênal's prestige among the wealthy liberals. Stendhal has books on Goodreads with ratings.

Stendhal’s most popular book is The Red and the Black. The Red and the Black is a lively, satirical portrayal of French society after Waterloo, riddled with corruption, greed and ennui, and Julien - the cold exploiter whose Machiavellian campaign is undercut by his own emotions - is one of the most intriguing characters in European literature/5(80).

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I was in my 20s when I found The Red and the Black - and a friend. The ideal lover of Stendhal comes, as he did, from a family of conventional people in a provincial town - .Although The Red and the Black appeared during the heyday of French Romanticism and the novel and Stendhal are in many ways "romantic," Stendhal seems to absent himself from his time; while writing for the twentieth century, he perpetuates the rationalism of the seventeenth century, the empiricism of the eighteenth, and announces the re.The Red and the Black highly unlikely sources.

With one exception, I present them, here, as he wrote them. When Stendhal attributes to Virgil a passage written in fact by Horace, I have added a Size: 2MB.