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Maupassant, Guy de

Line breaks: Guy de Mau|pas¦sant
Pronunciation: /ˈməʊpasɒ̃
 
, mopasɑ̃/

Definition of Maupassant, Guy de in English:

( 1850–93), French novelist and short-story writer; full name Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant. He wrote about 300 short stories and six novels in a simple, direct narrative style. Notable novels: Une Vie (1883) and Bel-Ami (1885).

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