Definition of Mauriac, François in English:

Mauriac, François

Line breaks: Fran|çois Maur|iac
Pronunciation: /ˈmɒrɪak
 
, mɔʀjak/
  • (1885–1970), French novelist, dramatist, and critic. His stories show the conflicts of convention, religion, and human passions suffered by prosperous bourgeoisie. Notable works: Thérèse Desqueyroux (novel, 1927). Nobel Prize for Literature (1952).

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