Alfred de Musset

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French poet and writer (1810-1857)

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Alfred de Musset once said that "great artists have no country," suggesting that citizenship of this republic requires belonging to none.
Sand smoked in public, wrote novels and racy memoirs, wore men's clothes and had a string of lovers, including the poet Alfred de Musset and Frederic Chopin, plus a number of younger men.
When her affair with Flaubert collapsed, she began courting Alfred de Musset.
Alfred de Musset, the elegant French writer, pictured himself once as the droll Fantasio while James Joyce - and is there anybody more famous in 20th century literature?
ST Mark's Square - the only true square in Venice - was called "the drawing room of the world" by poet Alfred de Musset.
Organized into four chapters which are further subdivided into extremely short sections (two to seven pages each), her book traces the complicated route of the evolution of romanticism in the works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Robert Southey, Victor Hugo, Alfred de Musset,William Wordsworth, and others, and then the post-romantic poetics of, primarily, William Wordsworth, Theophile Gautier, Mathew Arnold, Alfred Tennyson, and Oscar Wilde.
2) Excerpt from Nuit de decembre by Alfred de Musset and translated in The Double.
According to this heavy-breathing biographical romance ``Children of the Century,'' the tempestuous affair between French writers George Sand and Alfred de Musset wasn't your typical amour fou; it was amour foufido
Prosio, instead, prefers to side with those critics that place Thovez in the circle of late romantics alongside the name of Alfred de Musset.