|Author||: Francois Rene De Chateaubriand|
|Publisher||: Penguin Classics|
|Total Pages||: 412|
|ISBN 10||: 0141393122|
|ISBN 13||: 9780141393124|
|Language||: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL|
The most enjoyable, glamorous and gripping of all 19th-century autobiographies - a tumultuous account of France hit by wave after wave of revolutions Memoirs from Beyond the Tomb is the greatest and most influential of all French autobiographies - an extraordinary, highly entertaining account of a uniquely adventurous and frenzied life. Chateaubriand gives a superb narrative of the major events of his life - which spanned the French Revolution, the Napoleonic Era and the uneasy period that led up to the Revolution of 1830.