maupassant maupassant

Definition(s):

  • (n) French writer noted especially for his short stories (1850-1893)

News

  • Nantucket's Newspaper Since 1821

    (March 20, 2014) Jacqueline Bisset has been cast in the lead female role of Jay Craven’s film “Peter and John,” based on the Guy de Maupassant novel “Pierre et Jean,” being shot on Nantucket next month.
    on March 21, 2014     Source: The Inquirer and Mirror

Quotes

  • Desmond MacCarthy wrote that Maugham "has a sense of what is widely interesting, because like Maupassant, he is as much a man of the world as he is an artist", adding that "at his best he can tell a story as well as any man alive or dead".
    on Oct 10, 2009 By: Desmond MacCarthy Source: Irish Times

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