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François Maspero (1932–2015)

François Maspero was born on January 19, 1932 in Paris, France. He was a writer, known for The Black Beach (2001), Train de nuit (1994) and Bibliothèque de poche (1966). He died on April 11, 2015 in Paris, Ile-de-France, France. See full bio »

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Train de nuit Writer


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 2001 The Black Beach (novelistic account)
 1994 Train de nuit (Short)
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 2003 Droit d'auteurs (TV Series)
- Episode dated 11 May 2003 (2003) ... Self
 1994 Jamais sans mon livre (TV Series)
- Episode dated 22 January 1994 (1994) ... Self
 1990 Caractères (TV Series)
- Episode dated 2 November 1990 (1990) ... Self
 1984 Apostrophes (TV Series)
- Jeunesses (1984) ... Self
 1977 A Grin Without A Cat (Documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 1967 Bibliothèque de poche (TV Series)
- Episode dated 11 October 1967 (1967) ... Self

Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "Les Abeilles & la Guêpe". Paris:Seuil.

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Both his paternal grandfather Gaston, an egyptologist, and father, Henri, a China specialist, were renowned French intellectuals and professors at Collège de France.His father arrested with his wife for Resistance acts died in Buchenwald in march 1945. See more »

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