de Maupassant, (Henri René Albert) Guy

 (1850–1893) French writer of short stories and novels.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • Maupassant, (Henri René Albert)Guy de — Mau·pas·sant (mōʹpə sänt , mō pă säɴʹ), (Henri René Albert) Guy de. 1850 1893. French writer whose works, mainly realistic short stories such as “The Necklace,” examine hypocrisy, madness, Parisian society, and peasant life in Normandy. * * * …   Universalium

  • Maupassant, (Henri René Albert) Guy de —  (1850–1893) French author …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Henri Rene Albert Guy de Maupassant — noun French writer noted especially for his short stories (1850 1893) • Syn: ↑Maupassant, ↑Guy de Maupassant • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guy de Maupassant — noun French writer noted especially for his short stories (1850 1893) • Syn: ↑Maupassant, ↑Henri Rene Albert Guy de Maupassant • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

  • Maupassant — noun French writer noted especially for his short stories (1850 1893) • Syn: ↑Guy de Maupassant, ↑Henri Rene Albert Guy de Maupassant • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guy de Maupassant — Born 5 August 1850(1850 08 05) Died 6 July 1893(1893 07 06) (aged 42) Resting place …   Wikipedia

  • Maupassant — (spr. mopassáng), Henri René Albert Guy de, franz. Romanschriftsteller, geb. 5. Aug. 1850 auf Schloß Miromesnil in der Normandie, gest. 7. Juli 1893 in Paris, begann seine Laufbahn als Ministerialbeamter. Für den angehenden Schriftsteller war… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Maupassant — [mō pä sän′; ] E [ mō′pə sänt΄] (Henri René Albert) Guy de [gē də] 1850 93; Fr. writer of novels & short stories …   English World dictionary

  • Maupassant — biographical name (Henri René Albert ) Guy de 1850 1893 French writer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Maupassant — /moh peuh sahnt /; Fr. /moh pann sahonn /, n. (Henri René Albert) Guy de /ahonn rddee rddeuh nay annl berdd gee deuh/, 1850 93, French short story writer and novelist. * * * …   Universalium

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