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Emile Zola

French novelist and naturalist


-objective observations with realistic eye


--"les rougen-Macquart" narrates fortunes of 19th century family over generations; included prostitution, labor unrest, etc



Count Leo Tolstoy

Russian novelist and moral philosopher


--"war and peace" (1869) love story set in napoleonic wars; provides view of Russian life


**novels with philosophical and psychological depth

George eliot

English novelist and essayist


**bold and powerful writing brought new prestige to 20th century novel


--"middlemarch" (1872) evocative narration of life in an English country town


-- "the mill on th floss" (1860) thought to be autobiographical



W.s. Gilbert

English playwright and humorist


*popular light verse and comic opera with Arthur Sullivan


"Pirates of penance " (1879)

Ivan Turgenev

Russian novelist, playwright, and short story writer


**wrote political stories criticizing Russia. Serfdom and government


-"the virgin soil" controversial novel about Russia

Stendal

French novelist


*deep, subtle psychological themes, irony, cool, detached prose,great realism