Definition of Laclos, Pierre Choderlos de in English:

Laclos, Pierre Choderlos de

Line breaks: Pierre Cho|der|los de La¦clos
Pronunciation: /laˈkləʊ
 
, laklo/
( 1741–1803), French novelist; full name Pierre-Ambroise-François Choderlos de Laclos. He is chiefly remembered for his epistolary novel Les Liaisons dangereuses (1782).

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