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French Decadent Tales

French Decadent Tales - Stephen Romer Acknowledgements
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Chronology of Major Events and Literary Publications of the French fin de siècle

Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly (1808-1889)
--Don Juan's Crowning Love-Affair

Villiers de l'Isle-Adam (1838-1889)
--The Presentiment
--The Desire To Be a Man

Catulle Mendès (1841-1909)
--What the Shadow Demands

Lèon Bloy (1846-1917)
--A Dentist Terribly Punished
--The Last Bake
--The Lucky Sixpence

Octave Mirbeau (1848-1927)
--On a Cure
--The Bath
--The First Emotion
--The Little Summer-House

Jean Richepin (1849-1926)
--Constant Guignard
--Pft! Pft!

Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893)
--At the Death-Bed
--A Walk
--The Tresses

Gustave Geffroy (1855-1926)
--The Statue

Jean Lorrain (1855-1906)
--An Unsolved Crime
--The Student's Tale
--The Man with the Bracelet
--The Man Who Loved Consumptives

Georges Rodenbach (1855-1898)
--The Time

Remy de Gourmont (1858-1915)
--The Faun
--Don Juan's Secret
--On the Threshold

Jules Laforgue (1860-1887)
--Perseus and Andromeda

Marcel Schwob (1867-1905)
--The Brothel
--The Sans-Gueule
--52 and 53 Orfila
--Lucretius, Poet
--Paolo Uccello, Painter

Pierre Louÿs (1870-1925)
--A Case Without Precedent

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