- Paul [pawl] /pɔl/, 1610–60, French novelist, dramatist, and poet.
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But Scarron was, and has been since, by no means unlucky in literature.A History of the French Novel, Vol. 1
The burlesque compositions of Scarron are now neglected by the French.
Hitherto Scarron had had no connexion with Cardinal Richelieu.
The poet Scarron speaks of her as "toute lumineuse, toute precieuse."The Women of the French Salons
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Wraxal says that beside him Scarron would have passed as a beauty.Historic Oddities
- Paul (pɔl). 1610–60, French comic dramatist and novelist, noted particularly for his picaresque novel Le Roman comique (1651–57)