The Red and the Black

By: Stendhal; Tergie, Charles (translated by)

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This is a beautifully bound book in red leatherette with gold patterns on all sides. The spine has four raised bands. Stendhal was the pen name of Marie-Henri Beyle. A historical psychological novel, it chronicles a young provincial man's attempts to rise socially beyond his modest upbringing. He employs a combination of talent and hard work, deception and hypocrisy, but in the end he allows his passions to betray him. Originally published as two volumes, both are included in this work. The pages are gilt on all sides, with a blank bookplate laid in the front. Brown end papers are decorated in a small design. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Title: The Red and the Black

Author: Stendhal; Tergie, Charles (translated by)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Quint, Jean Paul

Categories: Classics,

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA, The Franklin Library: 1981

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 003883

Keywords: FICTION Franklin Library NOVEL Ship Building Illness. Criticism ART CULTURE POLITICS Human Frailty,