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Stendhal (1783–1842) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q502 s:en:Author:Stendhal
Alternative names Marie-Henri Beyle, Louis Alexandre Bombet, Anastase de Serpière

French writer

Date of birth/death 23 March 1842
Location of birth/death Grenoble Paris
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Marie-Henri Beyle (January 23, 1783 – March 23, 1842), better known as Stendhal, was a 19th century French writer. He is known for his accurate analysis of his characters' psychology and for the dryness of his writing-style.