- n French writer noted especially for his short stories (1850-1893)
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(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.
March 20, 2014 - The Inquirer and Mirror
- Desmond MacCarthy in Irish Times
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".