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  1. Jan 19, 2023 · Stendhal, pseudonym of Marie-Henri Beyle, (born January 23, 1783, Grenoble, France—died March 23, 1842, Paris), one of the most original and complex French writers of the first half of the 19th century, chiefly known for his works of fiction. His finest novels are Le Rouge et le noir (1830; The Red and the Black) and La Chartreuse de Parme (1839; The Charterhouse of Parma). Stendhal is only ...

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    Stendhal used many aliases in his autobiographical writings and correspondence, and often assigned pseudonyms to friends, some of whom adopted the names for themselves. Stendhal used more than a hundred pseudonyms, which were astonishingly diverse. Some he used no more than once, while others he returned to throughout his life.

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    During Stendhal’s lifetime, his reputation was largely based on his books dealing with the arts and with tourism (a term he helped introduce in France), and on his political writings and conversational wit. His unconventional views, his hedonistic inclinations tempered by a capacity for moral and political indignation, his prankish nature and his hatred of boredom—all constituted for his ...

  4. Stendhal. Marie-Henri Beyle (January 23, 1783 – March 23, 1842), better known by his penname Stendhal, was a nineteenth century French writer and novelist. He is known for his acute analysis of his characters' psychology and for the dryness of his writing style. Stendhal is considered one of the foremost and earliest practitioners of the ...

  5. Henri-Marie Beyle, better known by his pen name Stendhal , was a 19th-century French writer. Known for his acute analysis of his characters' psychology, he is considered one of the earliest and foremost practitioners of realism in his two novels Le Rouge et le Noir (The Red and the Black, 1830) and La Chartreuse de Parme (The Charterhouse of ...

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  6. 10 Copy quote. The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are the same. Stendhal. Leadership, Peace, Motivation. 51 Copy quote. Beauty is nothing other than the promise of happiness. Stendhal. Promise. "De L'Amour" (On Love) by Stendhal, (Ch. 17, footnote), 1822.

  7. Stendhal > Quotes. (?) “A good book is an event in my life.”. “One can acquire everything in solitude except character.”. “There are as many styles of beauty as there are visions of happiness.”. “I love her beauty, but I fear her mind.”.

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