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With Stendhal

Author: Simon Leys
Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. : Black Inc., 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"With Stendhal is a delightful composite portrait of one of the world's great novelists. Simon Leys introduces and translates into English for the first time three linked pieces: the recollections of Stendhal's famous friend Prosper Mérimée, the impressions of novelist George Sand, and a recently discovered piece by Stendhal himself, a whimsical list of the supernatural powers he wished he possessed. Together they  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
History
Named Person: Stendhal; Stendhal; Stendhal
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Leys
ISBN: 9781863954792 1863954791
OCLC Number: 567139470
Description: ix, 83 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: pt. I. Stendhal according to Mérimée --
pt. II. Stendhal : Les Privilèges.
Responsibility: introduction, translation and notes by Simon Leys.

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With Stendhal is a delightful portrait of the nineteenth-century French novelist Henri Beyle, better known to us as Stendhal. Two linked texts, introduced, annotated and translated into English for  Read more...

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