Stendhal -

Stendhal, slave to love and the pursuit of happiness, an elusively attractive figure, is here reanimated in all his triumphs and contradictions. This intelligent, exceptionally well-written biography presents the full operatic flow of a life of lasting accomplishment.

Stendhal 1997, Carroll & Graf Publishers, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780786704125

Carroll & Graf edition