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Valéry, Paul (-Ambroise) (1871–1945) 

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

French poet, essayist, and critic. He was elected to the Académie Française in 1925.Valéry was born in the small Mediterranean town of Sète, the son of a customs officer. He studied law at the University of Montpellier and in the early 1890s made the acquaintance of the writers André ... ...

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