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Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

French writer

1808   -   1889

movement: literary realism
country of citizenship: France
native language: French
educated at: Collège Stanislas de Paris, University of Caen Normandy
occupation: journalist, essayist, novelist, poet, literary critic
influenced by: Honoré de Balzac

Jules-Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly (2 November 1808 – 23 April 1889) was a French novelist and short story writer. He specialised in mystery tales that explored hidden motivation and hinted at evil without being explicitly concerned with anything supernatural. He had a decisive influence on writers such as Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam, Henry James, Leon Bloy, and Marcel Proust.
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works

12

Les Diaboliques

collection of short stories written by Barbey d'Aurevilly

author: Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

1874

The Bewitched

livre de Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly

author: Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

1852

La Bague d’Annibal

short story by Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

author: Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

1842

Le Cachet d'onyx

short story by Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

author: Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

1919

Le Chevalier Des Touches

livre de Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly

author: Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

1864

Du dandysme et de George Brummell

book by Jules-Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

author: Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

Léa

short story by Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

author: Jules Amédée Barbey d'Aurevilly

1832

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