STENDHAL (BEYLE, HENRI); PARKER, ROBERT ANDREW (ILLUSTRATIONS).
Title The Charterhouse Of Parma.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.
Edition Fourth Printing.
Publisher The Modern Library, New York: 1999.
0679602453 / 9780679602453
Seller ID 68372X1
Chronicles the exploits of Fabrizio del Dongo, an ardent young aristocrat who joins Napoleon's army just before the Battle of Waterloo. A romantic novel of the Napoleonic wars. Describes an unusually brilliant and beautiful woman who becomes the mistress of a master politician to further her beloved nephew's worldly aims. Translated into English from the French by Richard Howard.
(Key Words: Fiction, French Literature, Henri Beyle, Napoleanic Wars, Stendhal, Richard Howard, Robert Andrew Parker).