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Joseph Méry

(1798—1867)


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(1798–1867).

French journalist, poet, novelist, and dramatist. He was celebrated for his wit, and his political verse satire La Villéliade (1826) was immensely successful, notwithstanding the platitude of its classical couplets.

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Subjects: Literature.


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