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Het varken Morin : alle verhalen 1881-1882

Het varken Morin : alle verhalen 1881-1882

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VER, verhalen
Title
Het varken Morin : alle verhalen 1881-1882
Author
Guy De Maupassant
Language
Dutch
Publisher
Amsterdam: Veen, 1998
350 p.
Note
Vert. uit het Frans
ISBN
90-254-2178-4

About Guy De Maupassant

Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant (UK: , US: ; French: [ɡi d(ə) mopasɑ̃]; 5 August 1850 – 6 July 1893) was a 19th-century French author, remembered as a master of the short story form, and as a representative of the Naturalist school, who depicted human lives and destinies and social forces in disillusioned and often pessimistic terms.

Maupassant was a protégé of Gustave Flaubert and his stories are characterized by economy of style and efficient, seemingly effortless dénouements. Many are set during the Franco-Prussian War of the 1870s, describing the futility of war and the innocent civilians who, caught up in events beyond their control, are permanently changed by their experiences. He wrote 300 short stories, six novels, three travel books, and one volume of verse. His first…Read more on Wikipedia