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Les poètes de la Pléiade

Field Marshal J. Smuts by William Nicholson The Fitzwilliam Museum Date painted: 1923 Oil on canvas, 60 x cm Collection: The Fitzwilliam Museum

Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet (1842–1912). French composer best known for his operas. His compositions were very popular in the late 19c and early 20c, and he ranks as one of the greatest melodists of his era. Soon after his death, his style went out of fashion, and many of his operas fell into almost total oblivion. Apart from Manon and Werther, his works were rarely performed. However, since the mid-1970s, many operas of his such as Thaïs and Esclarmonde have undergone periodic revivals.

Jules Massenet was a French composer best known for his operas. His compositions were very popular in the late and early

Ian Fleming, author of the James Bond novels, which are far superior to any of the films.

“ Born Today: May: Ian Fleming Creator of James Bond May 1908 – 12 August was an English author, journalist and Naval Intelligence Officer. Fleming is best known for.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky (author, 1821–1881)

Dostoevsky - Photographic portrait of Dostoevsky, inscribed / famed Russian writer and novelist.

Paul Verlaine photographed by Alcide Allevy (1883).

Paul Verlaine - French poet photographed by Alcide Allevy

Clement Marot Poète, oeuvre principale: L'adolescence clémentine (1532). Né hiver 1497 à Cahors, décès 1544 à Turin. Bien qu'encore marqué par l'héritage médiéval, Clément Marot est l'un des 1° grands poètes français modernes. Précurseur de la Pléiade, il est le poète officiel de la cour de François 1° Malgré la protection de Marguerite de Navarre, ses sympathies marquées pour la Réforme et pour Luther lui ont cependant valu la prison puis l'exil en Suisse et en Italie.

Clément Marot - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (French renaissance poet)

1847-11-08 Abraham 'Bram' Stoker (Author), died 1912-04-20

"How blessed are some people, whose lives have no fears, no dreads; to whom sleep is a blessing that comes nightly, and brings nothing but sweet dreams." Abraham "Bram" Stoker – - Irish novelist, best known today for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula.

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Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) The author of Alice Through the Looking Glass/ Alice in Wonderland

Guy de Maupassant (Tourville sur-Arques 1850- Paris 1893) ~  Ecrivain français                                                                                                                                                     Plus

Tales of Mystery and Imagination: Guy de Maupassant: La nuit

Alexandre Dumas fils (1824-1895)

DUMAS Alexandre, fils (1824 — 1895)

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Edgar Allan Poe - (January 1809 – October an American author, poet, editor and literary critic, considered part of the American Romantic Movement, best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre.

Baudelaire par Etienne Carjat, 1862

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Étienne Carjat, Portrait of Charles Baudelaire, circa 1862 - Symbolism (arts) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

ALPHONSE DAUDET (1840- 1897) - NOT Arthur Rimbaud (1854-1891)Sinon , dans les À , je cherche Anatole Flaubert , quelqu'un aurait ?

Theophile Gautier: poet, dramatist, novelist, journalist, and art and literary critic.

Александр Дюма - отец. Alexandre Dumas, père; 24 июля 1802, Вилле-Котре — 5 декабря 1870, Пюи

Alexander Dumas 'Quadroon', from the French and meant

“Our society is absurd, and [Albert] Camus’ novel examines — among many other things, and for all its moralizing — our relationship to the absurdity of modern existence,” writes The Guardian of the...

30 Totally Relatable Quotes from Absurdist Fiction

Absurdism is a philosophical school of thought stating that the efforts of humanity to find inherent meaning will ultimately fail because the sheer amount of information as well as the vast realm of the unknown make total certainty impossible.