Making Way for Genius

The Aspiring Self in France from the Old Regime to the New
Author(s): 
Kete, Kathleen
ISBN: 
9780300174823
Date published: 
June 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£30.00

Examining the lives and works of three iconic personalities - Germaine de Stael, Stendhal, and Georges Cuvier - Kathleen Kete creates a groundbreaking cultural history of ambition in post-Revolutionary France.