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Promenades dans Rome
This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We ...more
Paperback, 868 pages
Published June 24th 1997 by Editions Gallimard
(first published 1829)
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Si sente sempre parlare della Roma dell'800 come di uno stereotipo. Dei romantici viaggiatori e letterati europei, che affrontavano un viaggio rischioso e scomodo pur di trascorrere qualche tempo tra gli ozi e la magia ispiratrice delle rovine. Oppure della Roma "papalina", cioè antecedente al 1870, indolente, eccentrica e oscura, nella quale il popolino dava del "tu" alla nobiltà. Di quella Roma in cui non esistevano classi intermedie tra l'opulenza e l'indigenza, le quali, sfaccendate entrambe ...more
Henri-Marie Beyle, better known by his pen name Stendhal , was a 19th-century French writer. Known for his acute analysis of his characters' psychology, he is considered one of the earliest and foremost practitioners of realism in his two novels Le Rouge et le Noir (The Red and the Black, 1830) and La Chartreuse de Parme (The Charterhouse of Parma, 1839).More about Stendhal...