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The best stories of Guy de Maupassant

Guy de Maupassant

The best stories of Guy de Maupassant

by Guy de Maupassant

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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English


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Statementselected, and with an introduction by Saxe Commins.
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Open LibraryOL17341551M

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Henry-René-Albert-Guy de Maupassant was born on August 5, in France. He was schooled at a seminary in Yvetot and Le Harve. He fought in the Franco-German War, then held civil service posts with the Ministry of the Navy and the Ministry of Public Instruction.4/5(1). Read "Best Short Stories A Dual-Language Book" by Guy de Maupassant available from Rakuten Kobo. In his stories Guy de Maupassant (–) blended brilliantly realistic depictions of characters moving against caref Brand: Dover Publications.


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Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant (–) was a French writer, remembered as a master of the short story form, and as a representative of the naturalist school of writers, who depicted human lives and destinies and social forces in disillusioned and often pessimistic terms/5(66).

Best Short Stories is a dual-language book authored by Guy de Maupassant. Many of his stories were set in his homeland, Normandy, and, published between and Maupassant wrote with powerful verve and imagination.

In reading the stories it is not unusual 4/5. Guy de Maupassant was a master of the short story. This collection displays his lively diversity, with tales that vary in theme and tone, ranging from tragedy and satire to comedy and farce.

In a lucidly direct style, he provides unflinching realism and sceptical irony/5(66). Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant was a popular 19th-century French writer. He is one of the fathers of the modern short story.

A protege of Flaubert, Maupassant's short stories are characterized by their economy of style and their efficient effortless dénouement/5.

Guy de Maupassant () was a prolific French writer best remembered as a master of the short story and a father of the genre. He delighted in clever plotting and served as a model for later short story practitioners through favorites such as "The Necklace," "The Horla," "The False Gems," and "Useless Beauty."Brand: Dover Publications.

Guy de Maupassant is regarded as the best French writer of short stories. His stories were written in the naturalist style and often described the life of the lower and middle classes.

“Boule de suif” (“Ball of Fat”) is regarded as his best story, while the best known is “La Parure” (“The Necklace”). Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant ( – ) was a popular 19th-century French writer, considered one of the fathers of the modern short story and arguably the world's best short story writer.

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Guy de Maupassant was a master of the short story. This collection displays his lively diversity, with tales that vary in theme and tone, ranging from tragedy and satire to comedy and farce. In a lucidly direct style, he provides unflinching realism and sceptical irony.4/5().

: Short Stories: NY: The Book League of America,Hard Cover. No Jacket. Very good copy, book plate inside cover, some pencil marks on pg 34 Price Range: $ - $ - Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant (French pronunciation: [ɡid(ə) mopasɑ̃]; 5 August – 6 July ) was a popular French writer, considered one of the fathers of the modern short story and one of the form's finest exponents.

See more ideas about Short stories, Writer and Guys pins. Guy de Maupassant () wrote nearly short stories during his life. They were uneven at times yet distinct in style. Full of irony, deception, narrative drama, arguments & quarrels.

De Maupassant was also a naturalist with a tendency to lean towards the bleaker side of real life. Maupassant, Guy de, Best stories of Guy de Maupassant. New York [Random House, ] (OCoLC) Named Person: Guy de Maupassant; Guy de Maupassant: Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Guy de Maupassant; Saxe Commins.

In his stories Guy de Maupassant () blended brilliantly realistic depictions of characters moving against carefully described backgrounds with an objectivity and universality that has earned him a place among the finest of all short-story writers.4/5().

I am going to assume that the querent is asking for stories in English, so I will try to give commonly-used English versions of the titles. A lot of people will doubtless list “The Necklace,” which is a story that is famous for its irony, but also. The Best Short Stories of Guy De Maupassant: Mass Market Paperback: $ $ Best Short Stories of Guy de Maupassant: Hardcover: $ Collected Short Stories: Volume One (The Collected Short Stories of Guy de Maupassant) (Volume 1) Paperback: $ Written by Guy de Maupassant, George Sand, Anton Chekhov, Leo Tolstoy, Friedrich Schiller, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Alexandre Dumas, Audiobook narrated by Cathy Dobson.

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Maupassant's stories are characterized by their clever plots, clear style and surprise endings.5/5(5). Short Stories of the Tragedy & Comedy of Life, Volume IV ONLY Embracing Romance, Travel, Comedy, Verse Includes Artist'swife, Old MId, Jennet, Odalisque of Senichou ETC by Henri Rene Guy De Maupassant, with a Critical Preface By Paul Bourget, Introduction By Robert Arnot, M.A.

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