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Lamartine, Alphonse de

Line breaks: Al|phonse de La¦mar|tine
Pronunciation: /ˌlamɑːˈtiːn
 
, lamaʀtin/

Definition of Lamartine, Alphonse de in English:

( 1790–1869), French poet, statesman, and historian; full name Alphonse Marie Louis de Lamartine. He was Minister of Foreign Affairs in the provisional government following the Revolution of 1848. Notable works: Méditations poétiques (1820).

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