MAUPASSANT, GUY DE


MAUPASSANT, GUY DE
   a clever French romancer, born at Fécamp; served in the Franco-German War, and afterwards gave himself to letters, producing novels, stories, lyrics, and plays; died insane (1850-1893).

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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