Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893 / France)
Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant (5 August 1850 – 6 July 1893) was a popular 19th-century French writer and considered one of the fathers of the modern short story.
A protégé of Flaubert, Maupassant's stories are characterized by their economy of style and efficient, effortless dénouement. Many of the stories are set during the Franco-Prussian War of the 1870s and several describe ... more »
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- Au Bord De L'eau
- Désirs (With English Translation)
- Envoi D'amour Dans Le Jardin Des Tuileri...
- Fin D'amour
- La Chanson Du Rayon De Lune
- La Dernière Escapade
- Le Mur
- Les Oies Sauvages
- Nuit De Neige
- Promenade À Seize Ans
- Propos Des Rues