Arland, Marcel

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Arland, Marcel Gender: M
Marcel Gustave Arland
born on 5 July 1899 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place Varennes sur Amance, France, 47n54, 5e37
Timezone LST m2e2015 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
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Marcel Arland


French novelist, essayist, literary critic, and journalist. Arland first achieved wide literary recognition in 1929 when his novel L’Ordre earned him the prestigious Goncourt Prize. In the early 1920s he and André Maurois were partners in the launching of two literary reviews, Aventure and Dés, and in 1925 Arland began a long association with La Nouvelle Revue Française (NRF). In 1968 he was elected to the French Academy. Arland was a prolific writer. His wide-ranging output included novels, short stories and numerous collections of essays and critical studies.

He died 12 January 1986, Brinville, France.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • business associate/partner relationship with Maurois, Andre (born 26 July 1885). Notes: launched literary review journals together


  • Work : Prize 1929 (Goncourt Prize)
  • Work : Great Achievement 1968 (Elected to the French Academy)

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'Ecrivains' pdf file, p. 10.


  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Critic
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Notable : Awards : Other Awards (Goncourt Prize)
  • Notable : Famous : Other Famous (memeber of the French Academy)