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  1. By Dr Oliver Tearle (Loughborough University) ‘The Necklace’ is an 1884 short story by the French writer Guy de Maupassant (1850-93), first published in Le Gaulois as ‘La parure’ in February of that year. If you’re unfamiliar with Maupassant’s work, ‘The Necklace’ is his most famous tale, and worth taking the time to read. If…

  2. The Necklace is a short story by Guy de Maupassant. View guided reading mode, assessment questions, and discussion activities for this 9th-grade level text.

  3. Literary Context: Realism. Guy de Maupassant and “The Necklace” Background. Full Plot Summary. Mathilde Loisel is “pretty and charming” but feels she has been born into a family of unfavorable economic status.

  4. Overview. “The Necklace” is a short story by French writer Guy de Maupassant, first published in 1884. It tells the story of Mathilde Loisel, a young woman who borrows a necklace from a wealthy friend to wear to a high-society event, only to lose it and spend the next ten years of her life in poverty trying to replace it.

  5. Summary. Welcome to the LitCharts study guide on Guy de Maupassant's The Necklace. Created by the original team behind SparkNotes, LitCharts are the world's best literature guides. The Necklace: Introduction. A concise biography of Guy de Maupassant plus historical and literary context for The Necklace. The Necklace: Plot Summary.

  6. Nov 9, 2023 · The Necklace” is set in 19th-century Paris and tells the story of Mathilde Loisel, a woman whose unquenchable desire for wealth and social acceptance leads her into a terrible chain of unfortunate events.

  7. Guy de Maupassant. Study Guide. Full Text. Flashcards. The Necklace. She was one of those pretty and charming girls who, as if by a mistake of destiny, are born in a family of employees.

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