He delighted in clever plotting, and served as a model for Somerset Maugham and O. Henry in this respect. The supernatural in Maupassant, however, is often implicitly a symptom of the protagonists' troubled minds; Maupassant was fascinated by the burgeoning discipline of psychiatry , and attended the public lectures of Jean-Martin Charcot between and His stories are second only to Shakespeare in their inspiration of movie adaptations with films ranging from Stagecoach , Citizen Kane , Oyuki the Virgin and Masculine Feminine.
Friedrich Nietzsche 's autobiography mentions him in the following text:. Gene Roddenberry , in an early draft for The Questor Tapes , wrote a scene in which the android Questor employs Maupassant's theory that, "the human female will open her mind to a man to whom she has opened other channels of communications. Due to complaints from NBC executives, this part of the script was never filmed.
Michel Drach directed and co-wrote a French biographical film : Guy de Maupassant.
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Claude Brasseur stars as the titular character. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This person's surname is Maupassant , not de Maupassant. See also: Guy de Maupassant bibliography. This list is incomplete ; you can help by expanding it. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 21 August Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.
Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. Collins English Dictionary. Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Oradell, NJ. Retrieved 9 December Le Horla et autres contes d'angoisse in French ed. Paris: Flammarion. Retrieved 13 March Archived from the original on 13 October The Eiffel Tower and Other Mythologies. Howard, Richard. Berkeley: University of California Press.
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Montparnasse Cemetery. Naturalism , Realism. Athenaeum — Draws out implications of a potential familial or professional acquaintance between Mamurra and Vitruvius, both of whom sprung from families socially compromised by engagement in commerce. Ruffel, Pierre, and Jean Soubiran. Vitruve ou Mamurra? Pallas — DOI: Rebuttal of Thielscher Includes epigraphical appendix of attested Vitruvii. Thielscher, Paul. Edited by Georg Wissowa, cols. Stuttgart: Druckenmuller.
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