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Mau·rois

 (môr-wä′), André Pen name of Émile Herzog. 1885-1967.
French writer noted for his essays, biographies, and novels, including Atmosphere of Love (1929) and The Family Circle (1932).

Maurois

(French mɔrwa)
n
(Biography) André (ɑ̃dre), pen name of Émile Herzog. 1885–1967, French writer, best known for his biographies, such as those of Shelley, Byron, and Proust

Mau•rois

(mɔrˈwɑ)

n.
André (Émile Salomon Wilhelm Herzog), 1885–1967, French writer.
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Andre Maurois (1885-1967), ademas de novelista, biografo --entre otros personajes--de George Sand, Shelly Dickens, Byron, Balzac y Turgueniev, se pregunto si la biografia debia ser un arte o una ciencia; mas aun: "?
Tambien elogia el libro de Luis Alberto Sanchez, Literatura peruana, y de Andre Maurois, su articulo, <<Voyage au pays des Articoles>>.
8) Andre Maurois, "Biography as a work of art," In Biography as high adventure: Life-writers speak on their art, ed.
1935: Ariel, a life of Shelley by Andre Maurois, was the first Penguin paperback book to be published, price sixpence.
En el grado de fabulacion existe una meritoria consigna que invita a la lectura, pues lo que se narra de forma coherente, produce belleza y la belleza, segun el novelista y ensayista frances Andre Maurois, es aquello que no necesita explicacion.
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Of course the same could be said for the Parti Quebecois government of Pauline Maurois (2012-2014), which came out in favour of oil exploration and the TransCanada project, pointing to the economic advantages of the project while expressing perfunctory concern for the safety of Quebecers and the environment in its argument to the National Energy Board.
13) In 1930, in his influential Aspects de la biographie (Aspects of Biography), the French writer Andre Maurois (1885-1967) rendered a similarly negative estimation of the source-value of autobiography.
No le faltaban enemigos en Italia, sobre todo entre los colegas envidiosos en un momento de gran exito en Francia--aplaudido por los Maurois, los Bernanos, los Giraudoux--del nativo de Prato en Toscana, tanto por la Tecnica del golpe de Estado como por Le bonhomme Lenine (1932).
Andre Maurois explica como se produjo esta circunstancia:
In the winter issue, Books Abroad celebrates its silver jubilee with tributes from around the world, including Thomas Mann, Andre Maurois, and others
Mientras son seducidos por algunas lecturas prohibidas--como Los majos de Cadiz, de Armando Palacio Valdes (25) y "otros novelistas extranjeros o decimononicos que figuraban en el registro de prestamos de la biblioteca publica, gente terrible e impia, Lajos Zilahy, Knut Hamsun, Somerset Maugham, Morris West, Andre Maurois, Julien Green, Maxence van der Merch, cuerpos y almas, climas, el filo de la navaja, cada hombre en su noche, el abogado del diablo, pan, hambre, algo flota sobre el agua y un suspensivo etcetera culpable" (29)-, Hidalgo Bayal rinde homenaje a escritores y obras seneras de la literatura universal (3).