THURSDAY, 16 FEBRUARY 2012 11:55
Susan Ashe’s translation of Stendhal’s Roman Tales will be published in the Friday Project's Library of Lost Books in November 2012.
In the foreword to his five-act tragedy The Cenci, Shelley writes, ‘Of the Castle of Petrella, I could obtain no further information than that which is to be found in the manuscript ... [FULL ENTRY]
FRIDAY, 04 NOVEMBER 2011 10:53
A few months ago, rummaging among old papers, we came across a draft translation by Susan Ashe of the last book Stendhal published in his lifetime, the three long stories of The Abbess of Castro. His book appeared in 1839; Susan’s typescript was dated 1980. It had lain neglected for more than thirty years, and it seemed to us high time we did something with it.
The Abbess story itself is a short novel ... [FULL ENTRY]
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