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Breton British & World English

A native of Brittany

Breton, André British & World English

(1896–1966), French poet, essayist, and critic. First involved with Dadaism, Breton later launched the surrealist movement, outlining the movement’s philosophy in his manifesto of 1924. His creative writing is characterized by surrealist techniques such as ‘automatic’ writing

Cape Breton Island British & World English

An island forming the north-eastern part of the province of Nova Scotia, Canada

Emilie Charlotte le Breton in Langtry, Lillie British & World English

(1853–1929), British actress; born Emilie Charlotte le Breton. She made her stage debut in 1881 and later became the mistress of the Prince of Wales, later Edward VII