Born August 5, 1850, Guy de Maupassant was a popular 19th-century French writer. He is considered one of the fathers of the modern short story. He wrote more than 300 short stories, six novels, three travel books, and one volume of poetry. It was with Le Gaulois in 1883 that de Maupassant diverted himself from a career as …
The Plague by Camus
Coffee time! La pause café Pyrénées, 1943 Photo by Roger Parry
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