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Albert Delpit (1849–1893)

Delpit, Albert (del-pē’). A French novelist and dramatist; born in New Orleans, Jan. 30, 1849; died in Paris, Jan. 4, 1893. He had little success till ‘Coralie’s Son’ (1879) gained the highest recognition both from the reading public and theatre-goers. He wrote also ‘Odette’s Marriage’; ‘Cruel Loves’; ‘As in Life’; and other plays.