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 (gō-tyā′), Théophile 1811-1872.
French writer who influenced French literature during its shift from romanticism to aestheticism and naturalism. His works include Young France (1833) and Enamels and Cameos (1852).
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(French ɡotje)
(Biography) Théophile (teɔfil). 1811–72, French poet, novelist, and critic. His early extravagant romanticism gave way to a preoccupation with poetic form and expression that anticipated the Parnassians
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Théophile, 1811–72, French author.
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(1) But I would put it this way: "We are moved to translate whatever grips us." When I first read Theophile Gautier's "L'Enfant aux souliers de pain," I was by turns fascinated, moved, and appalled.
Bolshoi's Prima Ballerina Svetlana Zakharova performs the role of Alexandre Dumas Fils' heroine Marguerite Gautier with unique dramatic intensity alongside Neumeier's favourite dancer Edvin Revazov as Armand Duval.
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Gautier LeQeic, who has motorbiked across many deserts in the world, arrived in Iran last August and set off on a journey across the Lut Desert.