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Leconte de Lisle, Charles Marie René

Pronunciation: /ləˌkɒnt də ˈliːl/
/ləkɔ̃t də lil/
(1818–94), French poet and leader of the Parnassians. His poetry often draws inspiration from mythology, biblical history, and exotic Eastern landscape.
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