Guy de Maupassant Collection

Genre: Classics

Guy de Maupassant CollectionThe False Jewels, Useless Beauty

The False Jewels: Guy de Maupassant is considered one of the fathers of the modern short story. His narratives are characterized by an economy of style and the efficient way in which the various threads are neatly resolved. In 'The False Jewels,' a man who dotes on his wife is crushed by her unexpected death and then astounded by a revelation about her costume jewelry. Useless Beauty: Guy de Maupassant is considered one of the fathers of the modern short story. In 'Useless Beauty' a woman who is being kept at home by a jealous husband as a 'trophy' finally reaches her limit to the astonishment of her husband.

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Run time: 1 hours
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Author
Guy de Maupassant

Biography:
Guy de Maupassant was a popular French writer, considered one of the fathers of the modern short story.
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Walter Zimmerman
Narrator
Cindy Hardin Killavey

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