Title MEMOIRS OF AN EGOTIST (Souvenirs de'Egotisme)
Book Condition Fine, in black cloth with gilt spine lettering; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket that shows a sticker ghost to front flap, hint of fading to spine panel.
Edition First edition thus, first printing: Translated, with an introduction and notes by David Ellis.
Publisher New York: Horizon Press, 1975.
0818002247 / 9780818002243
Seller ID 46767.00
Written when Stendahl was 49, this shrewd and witty memoir by the author of THE RED AND THE BLACK and THE CHARTERHOUSE OF PARMA chronicles the ups and downs of Stendahl's life in Paris while he was struggling to earn his living as a writer.
Literary Biography. French Literature. Translated Literature. 19th Century Literature.