THE OLD MAID
Count Eustache d’Etchegorry’s solitary
country house had the appearance of a poor man’s
home, where people do not have enough to eat every
day in the week, where the bot...
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...