- Al·phonse [al-fawns] /alˈfɔ̃s/, 1840–97, French novelist and short-story writer.
- his sonLé·on [ley-awn] /leɪˈɔ̃/, 1867–1942, French journalist and novelist.
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Historical Examples of daudet
And Daudet was honest; perhaps because he knew no better—but he was very honest.Notes on Life and Letters
For incident as well as for character Daudet goes to real life.
They form the quadrilateral wherein Daudet's fame is secure.
You are all content with what Daudet called your abominable cuisine.Home Life in Germany
Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick
The words will apply with equal felicity to Daudet's success.
- Alphonse (alfɔ̃s). 1840–97, French novelist, short-story writer, and dramatist: noted particularly for his humorous sketches of Provençal life, as in Lettres de mon moulin (1866)