“Tschah!” exclaimed old Roland suddenly,
after he had remained motionless for a quarter of
an hour, his eyes fixed on the water, while now and
again he very slightly lifted his l...
Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893) is the most celebrated of French short-story writers. The brilliance of his technique is combined with an ethical nihilism.Guy de Maupassant was ...
Acknowledged throughout the world as one of the masters of the short story, Guy de Maupassant was also the author of a collection of poetry, a volume of plays, six novels, three travel journals, and m...