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Blouet, (Leon) Paul [pseud. Max O'Rell]

Thomas Seccombe

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/31933

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Blouet, (Leon) Paul [pseud. Max O'Rell] (1847–1903), humorist, was born Léon Pierre Blouet at Avranches in Normandy on 2 March 1847, the son of Darius Napoléon Blouet, merchant; his grandfather was the governor of the prison on Mont St Michel (Verhoeven...

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Subjects: Literature ; Humour

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