Octave Mirbeau facts for kids
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16 February 1848|
|Died||16 February 1917
|Occupation||Novelist, playwright, journalist, pamphleteer|
|Genre||Novel, comedy, chronicles, art critic|
|Literary movement||Impressionism, expressionism, decadent|
|Notable works||Le Journal d'une femme de chambre (1900)|
Octave Mirbeau (1848–1917) was a French writer. His most famous novels are Le Jardin des supplices (in English: The Torture Garden) (1899) and Le Journal d'une femme de chambre (in English: Diary of a Chambermaid) (1900). His best known comedy is Les affaires sont les affaires (in English: Business is business) (1903).
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