Pierre and Jean - Guy de Maupassant

Pierre and Jean

By Guy de Maupassant

  • Release Date: 1893-01-01
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
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Pierre et Jean is a naturalist work written by Guy de Maupassant in 1887. It tells the story of a middle-class French family whose lives are changed when a deceased family friend, leaves his inheritance to Jean. This provokes Pierre to doubt the fidelity of his mother and the legitimacy of his brother.