from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Prévost d'Exiles, Antoine Françoise Known as "Abbé Prévost.” 1697-1763. French writer and cleric who left the religious life to pursue worldly interests. His literary repute lies on the novel Manon Lescaut (1731).
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