Stendhal believed love comes in different forms, from passion and lust to vanity, the love of possessive desire. In this collection he muses on falling in love, how to cope with jealousy and whether infatuation can ever be overcome - and provides a selection of maxims giving advice for lovers. United by the theme of love, the writings in the Great Loves series span over two thousand years and vastly different worlds. Readers will be introduced to love's endlessly fascinating possibilities and extremities: romantic love, ...

Cures for Love 2008, Penguin Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780141034775

Trade paperback

Cures for Love 2007, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780141032801