vicomte de Eugène Marie Melchior Vogüé

vicomte de Eugène Marie Melchior Vogüé

Vogüé, Eugène Marie Melchior, vicomte de, 1848-1910, French critic. He fought in the Franco-Prussian War and was imprisoned for six months at Magdeburg. He served (1876-82) in the embassy at St. Petersburg and became interested in Russian literature. Preferring romanticism to naturalism, Vogüé wrote a series of essays, Le Roman russe (1886, tr. The Russian Novel, 1913), which introduced Russian novelists to France and had a wide influence on French literary thought.

Vogüé is a commune in the Ardèche department in southeastern France.

See also

References

  • Based on the article in the French Wikipedia.

Search another word or see vicomte de Eugène Marie Melchior Vogüéon Dictionary | Thesaurus |Spanish
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;