Viewing Entry - Pierre and Jean (S13905) by Maupassant, Guy de.
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Pierre and Jean
Author / Responsible party
Maupassant, Guy de.
Domestic fiction. Inheritance and succession -- Fiction France -- Social life and customs -- Fiction Brothers -- Fiction Sibling rivalry -- Fiction
An old family friend dies, leaving without explanation his entire fortune to Jean, the younger brother. Pierre, the older brother, is puzzled, jealous, and increasingly bitter. A bequest, a secret, a major decision. This, Maupassant’s fourth novel, is considered by many to be his finest.