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Guy de Maupassant

Guy de Maupassant

Author (1850–1893)
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The short stories of writer Guy de Maupassant detail many aspects of French life in the 19th century.


French writer Guy de Maupassant is famous for his short stories, which paint a fascinating picture of French life in the 19th century. He was prolific, publishing over 300 short stories and six novels, but died at a young age after ongoing struggles with both physical and mental health.

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