Guy de Maupassant

Bel Ami; or, The History of a Scoundrel

originally published:
Paris : Havard
1885

awards:

  • Connolly 100(1885)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 8/5/1850
died: 7/6/1893
born as: Henri Rene Albert Guy de Maupassant
nationality: France

French writer of short stories and novels of the naturalist school who is by general agreement the greatest French short-story writer. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature