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du Maurier, George

Syllabification: du Mau·ri·er, George
Pronunciation: /
 
d(y)o͞o ˈmôrēˌā/

Definition of du Maurier, George in English:

( 1834–96), French novelist, cartoonist, and illustrator; full name George Louis Palmella Busson Du Maurier. He wrote Trilby (1894), which included the character Svengali.

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