Edmond de Goncourt

Edmond de Goncourt

Biography Edmond de Goncourt (1822 - 1896)

French critic and writer

Also called Goncourt.
Was born on 26 may 1822.
Died on 16 jul 1896, at 74 years old.
Origin country France
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French writer, critic, book publisher and the founder of the Académie Goncourt.
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Edmond de Goncourt

A painting in a museum hears more ridiculous opinions...

Quote by Edmond de Goncourt about opinion, painting, world
Edmond de Goncourt

The newspaper is the natural enemy of the book, as the...

Quote by Edmond de Goncourt about literature, enemies, woman
Edmond de Goncourt

Historians tell the story of the past, novelists the...

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Edmond de Goncourt

Genius is the talent of a person who is dead.

Quote by Edmond de Goncourt about genius, talent, man