marie henri beyle

Beyle

[beyl]
noun
Marie Henri [ma-ree ahn-ree] real name of Stendhal.
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Stendhal

[sten-dahl, stan-; French stahn-dal]
noun
(Marie Henri Beyle) 1783–1842, French novelist and critic.
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Stendhal (French stɛ̃dal)
 
n
original name Marie Henri Beyle. 1783--1842, French writer, who anticipated later novelists in his psychological analysis of character. His two chief novels are Le Rouge et le noir (1830) and La Chartreuse de Parme (1839)

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Stendhal [(sten-dahl)]

The nom de plume of the nineteenth-century French writer and critic Henry Marie Bayle. A major influence on the development of the modern novel, Stendhal's romantic, psychologically realistic works include The Red and the Black and The Charterhouse of Parma.

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