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C.D. Warner, et al., comp.  The Library of the World’s Best Literature.
An Anthology in Thirty Volumes.  1917.
H. M. Ayres, ed.  The Reader’s Dictionary of Authors.  1917.
 
Louis François Nicolaie Clairville (1811–1879)
 
Clairville, Louis François Nicolaie (klār-vēl'). A French writer of light comedy (1811–79); born at Lyons. Author of more than 220 comedies, farces, and comic-opera libretti. Among his most successful operettas are: ‘Daphnis and Chloe’ (1849); ‘Mme. Angot’s Daughter’ (1873); among his vaudevilles: ‘Property is Robbery’ (1848); ‘Antoinette’s Temptations’ (1850); ‘Cinderella’ (1866).
 
 
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