But it was not in mere naturalism that chateaubriand was to find his most fertile and most successful theme.
In various parts of chateaubriand's "Memoires" may be found eulogiums on the cat.
Assuredly no one can say that chateaubriand's genius has declined with his advanced years.
chateaubriand, in fact, was a political writer as well as a poet.
Madame de Stal was dead; chateaubriand, though alive, was something of a classic, and had not effected a full revolution.
"I heard 'chateaubriand,' anyway," retorted Judith triumphantly.
chateaubriand cannot be loved, and his character cannot be admired without grave reserves.
chateaubriand, Humboldt, Curier, de Montmorency were among her friends.
Said chateaubriand, "No one has seen anything who has not seen the pomp of Versailles."
chateaubriand saw Washington only once, but it inspired him for life.
"grilled beef steak, garnished with herbs," 1877, named, for some reason, for French writer François René, Vicomte de Chateaubriand (1768-1848).