Brunetière

[ brynuh-tyer ]
/ brünəˈtyɛr /

noun

Fer·di·nand [fer-dee-nahn] /fɛr diˈnɑ̃/,1849–1906, French literary critic.

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Example sentences from the Web for brunetiere

  • Brunetiere's estimate, given in a parenthesis, is not much more favourable.

    Balzac|Frederick Lawton
  • Brunetiere specifies the Marquis de Villemer as the one proved example of imitation.

    Balzac|Frederick Lawton
  • This Brunetiere implicitly admits when he says that most of Balzac's novels are, so to speak, inquiries,—collections of documents.

    Balzac|Frederick Lawton
  • Brunetiere accepts this testimony of a contemporary who himself frequented the salons of the great.

    Balzac|Frederick Lawton