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Maurice Maeterlinck

Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck (also called Comte (Count) Maeterlinck from 1932; in Belgium, in France; 29 August 1862 – 6 May 1949) was a Belgian playwright, poet, and essayist who wrote in French. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1911. The main themes in his work are death and the meaning of life. His plays form an important part of the Symbolist movement.

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Euro Gold And Silver Commemorative Coins (Belgium) - 2008 Coinage
... Maurice Maeterlinck Designer Luc Luycx Mint Royal Belgian Mint Value €10 Alloy Ag 925 (silver) Quantity 20,000 Quality Proof Issued 2008 Diameter 33 mm (1.30 in) Weight 18.75 g (0.66 oz 0.60 ... Maurice was a Belgian poet, playwright, and essayist writing in French ... a semicircle around the top rim of the coin is the name of Maurice Maeterlinck, while around the bottom are the words, in French and Dutch respectively, for The Blue Bird ...
Maurice Maeterlinck - Works - Translations
... German of Novalis, together with an Introduction by Maeterlinck on Novalis and German Romanticism (1895) Translation and adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth (performed 1909) ...
Aurélien Lugné-Poë - Works
... Théâtre des Bouffes-Parisiens 1893 Pelléas et Mélisande (Maurice Maeterlinck) 1898 La Victoire (Bouhélier) 1898 Solness le constructeur (Henrik ... l'Œuvre, Cité Monthiers 1894 Annabella (translated by Maurice Maeterlinck from 'Tis Pity She's a Whore by John Ford.) 1895 Les Pieds nickelés (Bernard) 1896 Ubu roi ou ...

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    They believe that nothing will happen because they have closed their doors.
    —Maurice Maeterlinck (1862–1949)