The Red and the Black (Modern Library 157.1)

By: STENDHAL (pseudonym of Marie-Henri BEYLE)

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Stendhal's magnum opus is centered around a young man of simple means who attempts to rise in elite society. This unabridged English-language Modern Library reprint edition features C. K. Scott Moncrieff's translation from the French. Two-volumes-in-one. --- In Toledano spine 8 / green cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h in red and black variant, verso advertises 352 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1951 (though 1926 date appears in book). ML #157.1. --- With discreet pencilings on several leaves, a red mark to top of textblock, else a clean, unmarked, tightly-bound copy. Unclipped dust jacket with minor fading to spine, a few small tears to edges, protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 288, 352 pages

Title: The Red and the Black (Modern Library 157.1)

Author Name: STENDHAL (pseudonym of Marie-Henri BEYLE)

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Modern Library Editions,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c.1951]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 83450