STRONG AS DEATH
A DUEL OF HEARTS
Broad daylight streamed down into the vast studio
through a skylight in the ceiling, which showed a
large square of dazzling blue, a bright vista of 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...