Who is the author of famous novel Le Rouge et le Noir ( The Red and the Black ) ?
Le Rouge et le Noir ( The Red and the Black ) is one of the two popular novels of famoous French writer Marie-Henri Beyle Stendhal. It was completed in 1830 and published the same year. It is a historical psychological novel published in two volumes.
It chronicles the attempts of a provincial young man to rise socially beyond his modest upbringing through a combination of talent, hard work, deception, and hypocrisy.