Maurice Maeterlinck

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Maurice Maeterlinck
BornMaurice Polydore Marie Bernard
29 August 1862(1862-08-29)
Ghent, Belgium
Dee'd6 Mey 1949(1949-05-06) (aged 86)
Nice, Fraunce
ThriftPlaywricht · Poet · Essayist
Alma materVarsity o Ghent
Leeterar muivementSeembolism
Notable warksIntruder (1890)
The Blind (1890)
Interior (1895)
The Blue Bird (1908)
Notable awairdsNobel Prize in Leeteratur
Triennial Prize for Dramatic Leeteratur
SpooseRenée Dahon
PairtnerGeorgette Leblanc


Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck[1] (cried Comte (Coont) Maeterlinck from 1932 an aw;[2] [mo.ʁis ma.tɛʁ.lɛ̃ːk] in Belgium, [mɛ.teʁ.lɛ̃ːk] in Fraunce;[3] 29 August 1862 – 6 Mey 1949) wis a Belgian playwricht, poet, an essayist wha wis a Fleming, but wrote in French.

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  1. Spelled Maurice (Mooris) Polidore Marie Bernhard Maeterlinck on the official Nobel Prize page Archived 2012-11-19 at the Wayback Machine
  2. Maeterlinck, Maurice in Encyclopædia Britannica
  3. Jean-Marie Pierret, Phonétique historique du français et notions de phonétique générale, 1994