This essay on Wisdom and Destiny was to have been
a thing of some twenty pages, the work of a fortnight;
but the idea took root, others flocked to it, and
the volume has occupied M. Maete...
The Belgian poet, dramatist, and essayist Count Maurice Maeterlinck (1863-1949) is known for his symbolist dramas and for his writings on insects, flowers, and man's mystical inner life. He was awarde...
A Belgian of Flemish descent who wrote in French and spent most of his life in France, Maurice Maeterlinck had a powerful effect on the theatrical world of the late nineteenth century. In a prolific c...