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Jean Giraudoux
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Collected plays of Jean Giradoux (1964 edition)
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Those who weep recover more quickly than those who smile.  - Jean Giraudoux
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Born: October 29, 1882

Died: January 31, 1944 (aged 61)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Dramatist

Bio: Hippolyte Jean Giraudoux was a French novelist, essayist, diplomat and playwright. He is considered among the most important French dramatists of the period between World War I and World War II. His work is noted for its stylistic elegance and poetic fantasy. Giraudoux's dominant theme is the relationship between man and woman or in some cases, between man and some unattainable ideal.

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