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Gina is described as the most beautiful woman in northern Italy, and her charisma makes her the life of the court. For the next nine months, Gina schemes to have Fabrice freed and manages to get secret messages relayed to him in the tower, in part by means of an improvised semaphore line. I bought this book hoping to accomplish a good reading experience. The New York Times on the Web. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

Help a brother out! It is too long by half – the scenes of intrigue in Parma are remarkably redundant – and has some messy threads that never really reso A sprawling, sloppy, often-exhilarating read.

Quotes from The Charterhouse One person found this helpful. I wouldn’t call this an easy or fun read, but I find myself thinking about the book a lot, long after I’ve finished it.


La Cartuja De Parma / the Chartreuse of Parma

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. February 26, Sold by: Gina becomes the Grand Mistress to the old Princess who has been enchanted with Gina since she made her socially relevant xartuja the indifference of her late husband. Lists with This Book. Quick read for its length.

La Cartuja de Parma

The plot is held together by the stories of a brilliant, activist Duchess and her impetuous nephew, but stenchal many m One of the best books I’ve read. La Chartreuse de Parme. The Charterhouse of Parma by Stendhal.

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Count Mosca stays in Parma, and when the Prince does die carrtuja is strongly implied that he was poisoned by Ferrante he puts down a revolt by some local revolutionaries and installs the son of the Prince on the throne.

Jun 24, Christian rated it it was ok.

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If you read the book wondering about the title, me too! Stendahl’s great strength is showing us characters who are oblivious to their own inner motives those motives being plain as day to us readers and there is some of that here, as stsndhal as some compelling characters especially the Duchesa Gina Sanservina, the real hero of the storybut markedly absent is the biting wit and barbed social commentary of Stendahl’s other great novel.


Not exactly what I expected It was inspired by an inauthentic Italian account of the dissolute youth of Alessandro Farnese. I read this novel after finishing The Red and the Black, which I thought was the far better novel of the two. View all 14 comments.

My opinion though, as if it weren’t obvious, is that you should do yourself a favor and read The Red And The Black instead.

Cagtuja of the edition, preceded by a literary study on Stendhal by Balzac. The Red and the Carutja is just so much more finished and impressive as a novel than Charterhouse, which struck me in places as contrived and unlikely and tried my willing suspension of disbelief to the point at which I found myself saying, “Come on, Fabrizio, grow up.

Jun 19, David Lentz rated it really liked it. However, he will not be stopped and leaves his home on Lake Como to travel north with false papers. He really made a number of knuckleheaded moves with his career and women so much so that, at times, he seems to fall far too short of the heroic stature that I’m sure Stendahl intended for him.

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