- Pierre Am·broise Fran·çois Cho·der·los de [pyer ahn-brwaz frahn-swa shaw der-loh duh] /pyɛr ɑ̃ˈbrwaz frɑ̃ˈswa ʃɔ dɛrˈloʊ də/, 1741–1803, French general and writer.
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On the motion of Laclos, the club of the Jacobins got up another.Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men
Naturally they are most of them grimy; though there is nothing of the Laclos or even of the Paul de Kock kind.
There is none of the psychologie de commande, which I object to in Laclos, but a true adumbration of life.
Laclos proposed a petition to be sent into the departments, and covered with ten millions of signatures.
More timid than Laclos and Danton, he did not give any opinion as to the petition.
- Pierre Choderlos de (pjɛr ʃɔdɛrlo də). 1741–1803, French soldier and writer, noted for his novel in epistolary form Les Liaisons dangereuses (1782)
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