Definition of Giraudoux
1. Noun. French novelist and dramatist whose plays were reinterpretations of Greek myths (1882-1944).
Generic synonyms: Dramatist, Playwright, Novelist
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Literary usage of Giraudoux
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1844)
"By Jean giraudoux. Paris: Gallimard. (JP Mayer in the New Statesman and Nation, ... Almost at the same time that M. giraudoux became the colleague of Lord ..."
2. French Literature of the Great War by Albert Schinz (1920)
"Since and throughout the war, giraudoux maintained that same attitude of ... giraudoux tells us himself that he took down in telegraphic style the report ..."
3. Bulletin of the New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations by New York Public Library (1918)
"Jean giraudoux, translated by Elizabeth S. Sergeant. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1918. S pl, 3-272 p., 1 1. 8°. ..."
4. Library Journal by American Library Association, Library Association (1922)
"giraudoux, J. Adorable Clio. Werth. Clavel chez les Majors. Follows Clavel Soldat (1919). Daudet, Mme. Alphonse. • Journal de Guerre et de Famille. ..."
5. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1922)
"giraudoux, J. $1.90 Putnam Swain, George Fillmore. The young man and civil engineering. 12° Macmillan Swasey, Robert. Kendall's sister. ..."