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date: 20 September 2020

Maurois, André ( Émile Herzog; 1885–1967) 

Who's Who in the Twentieth Century
 Market House Books Market House Books

French biographer, novelist, and essayist. In 1938 he was elected to the Académie Française.Maurois was born in Elbeuf, Normandy. His father owned a textiles factory, where Maurois worked for a time as director before turning to literature. In this decision he was influenced by the philosopher Alain (... ...

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