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Feydeau

noun
  1. Georges (ʒɔrʒ). 1862–1921, French dramatist, noted for his farces, esp La Dame de chez Maxim (1899) and Occupe-toi d'Amélie (1908)
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  • What a wicked fellow is my friend Feydeau, and how I envy him!

  • This work was received with much favour at the Feydeau theatre, though it did not arouse the admiration called out by “Lodoïska.”

    Great Musical Composers

    George T. Ferris

  • Feydeau is distinctly another story; his plays are more successful than any others given in Paris.

    The Merry-Go-Round

    Carl Van Vechten

  • This work wras received with much favor at the Feydeau theatre, though it did not arouse the admiration called out by "Lodoska."

  • No, no, do not laugh, my darling; we cannot go to the Feydeau Theatre together this evening.

    A Second Home

    Honore de Balzac