Guy de Maupassant

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Birthday: August 5 1850

Full Name: Henri Rene Albert Guy de Maupassant

Born: Seineinferieure (Now Seine-Maritime) department in France

Death Date: July 6 1893 (Age 42)

At age 13 he was sent to the seminar of Yvetot for classical studies

He is known for writing but he actually studied law in Paris, France.

He was in the Franco-Prussian War.

Many of his stories were set in the Franco-Prussian War.

Side effect of syphilis is insanity, he died in a insane asylum.

He grew up with his grandfather and his godfather.

Zola saw is interest in writing and introduced him to Henry James.

Quote: " a sick thought can devour the body's flesh more than fever or consumption."

He was suicidal.

The Necklace: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-PIk8hpf48

Works Cited: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guy_de_Maupassant
http://manoflabook.com/wp/?p=3117
http://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/18791.Guy_de_Maupassant


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