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Prévost d'Exiles, Antoine-François

Pronunciation: /ˌpreɪvəʊ dɛɡˈziːl/
/pʀevo dɛkzil/
(1696–1763), French novelist; known as Abbé Prévost. A Benedictine monk and priest, he is remembered for his novel Manon Lescaut (1731), which inspired operas by Jules Massenet and Puccini.
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