Edmond and Jules Goncourt

Edmond and Jules Goncourt

Edmond and Jules Goncourt were two French literary brothers. See:

* Edmond de Goncourt
* Jules de Goncourt

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  • Goncourt, Edmond and Jules — ▪ French authors in full  Edmond Louis Antoine Huot de Goncourt  and  Jules Alfred Huot de Goncourt  Respectively,   born May 26, 1822, Nancy, France died July 16, 1896, Champrosay born December 17, 1830, Paris died June 20, 1870, Auteuil  French …   Universalium

  • GONCOURT, EDMOND AND JULES DE —    French novelists, born, the former at Nancy, the latter at Paris; a habit of elaborate note taking whilst on sketching tours first drew the brothers towards literature, and inoculated them with the habit of minute and accurate observation… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Goncourt, Edmond (-Louis-Antoine Huot de) and Jules (-Alfred Huot de) — born May 26, 1822, Nancy, France died July 16, 1896, Champrosay born Dec. 17, 1830, Paris died June 20, 1870, Auteuil French writers. The Goncourt brothers were enabled by a legacy to devote their lives largely to writing. They produced a series… …   Universalium

  • Edmond de Goncourt — (May 26, 1822 ndash; July 16, 1896) was a French writer, critic, book publisher and the founder of the Académie Goncourt. He was born Edmond Louis Antoine Huot de Goncourt in Nancy.BiographyHe bequeathed his entire estate for the foundation and… …   Wikipedia

  • Goncourt brothers — For the village and commune, see Goncourt, Haute Marne. Edmond (left) with his brother Jules. Photographed by Félix Nadar The Goncourt brothers (pronounced [gɔ̃kuːʁ]) were Edmond de Goncourt ( …   Wikipedia

  • Goncourt, Edmond Huot de — (1822 1896)    historian, writer    Born in Nancy, Edmond Huot de Goncourt became interested in literature quite early. in collaboration with his brother, Jules Huot de Goncourt (1830 70), he developed a critical style of historiography. The… …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

  • Edmond — /ed meuhnd/, n. 1. a town in central Oklahoma. 34,637. 2. Also, Edmund. a male given name: from Old English words meaning rich, happy and protection. * * * (as used in expressions) Halley Edmond Hoyle Edmond Rostand Edmond Eugène Edmond Preston… …   Universalium

  • Jules — /joohlz/; Fr. /zhyuul/, n. a male given name, French form of Julius. * * * (as used in expressions) Ayer Sir Alfred Jules Bordet Jules Jean Baptiste–Vincent Dubos René Jules Dumont d Urville Jules Sébastien César Feiffer Jules Ferry Jules… …   Universalium

  • Jules Huret — (8 April 1863, Boulogne sur Mer 14 February 1915, Paris) was a French journalist, best known for his interviews with writers.LifeBorn to a family of fishermen, he started work aged 15 at the secretariat of the mayor s office at Boulogne, to… …   Wikipedia

  • Jules Renard — (* 22. Februar 1864 in Châlons du Maine; † 22. Mai 1910 in Paris) war ein französischer Schriftsteller, der die kleine Form bevorzugte und dabei mit „feinem, manchmal grausamen Humor“ zu Werke ging.[1] Er stand der Linken nahe, vor allem aber der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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