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Valéry, Paul

Line breaks: Paul Val¦éry
Pronunciation: /ˌvalɛˈriː
 
, valeʀi/

Definition of Valéry, Paul in English:

( 1871–1945), French poet, essayist, and critic; full name Ambroise Paul Toussaint Jules Valéry. His poetry, influenced by symbolist poets such as Mallarmé, includes La Jeune parque (1917) and ‘Le Cimetière marin’ (1922).

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