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Sade, Marquis de, 1740-1814

( dônäsyăN' älfôNs' fräNswä' kôNt də säd ), 1740–1814, French writer and libertine. He is known as the marquis de Sade —the title he held before

Open Sagan, Carl (1934 - 1996)
Sagan, Carl (1934 - 1996)

Place: United States of America Subject : biography, astronomy US astronomer and popularizer of astronomy whose main research was on planetary

Sagan, Françoise, 1935-2004

pseudonym of Françoise Quoirez 1935-2004 French novelist Born in Cajarc, Lot, she was educated at a convent in Paris and in private schools. At the

Sainte-Beuve, Charles Augustin

1804-69 French writer and critic Born in Boulogne-sur-Mer, he was educated at the Collège Charlemagne in Paris, and then studied medicine (1824-27).

Open Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de
Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de

(Antoine-Marie-Roger de Saint-Exupéry) äNtwän'-märē'-rôzhā' də săNtĕgzüpārē' , 1900–1944, French aviator and writer. He became a commercial pilot and

Saint-Simon, duc de Louis de Rouvroy (1675 - 1755)

( lwē də ruvrwä' dük də săN-sēmôN' ), 1675–1755, French writer of memoirs and courtier. He resigned (1702) from the army after his arrogance had

Sandburg, Carl (1878 - 1967)

1878–1967, American poet and biographer, b. Galesburg, Ill. The son of poor Swedish immigrants, he left school at the age of 13 and became a day

Open Sand, George (1804 - 1876)
Sand, George (1804 - 1876)

( sănd, Fr. zhôrzh säN ), pseud. of Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin, baronne Dudevant ämäNdēn' ôrôr' lüsē' düpăN, bärôn' düdväN' , 1804–76, French

Open Sandoz, Mari (1896-1966)
Sandoz, Mari (1896-1966)

Although generally neglected by critics because of the unorthodox nature of her best work, which combines the research techniques of the historian and

Sanskrit literature

literary works written in Sanskrit constituting the main body of the classical literature of India. The literature is divided into two main