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    George Sand

    Is "George Sand" the English version of the French name "Georgois Sand"? I'm not sure of the French spelling for it, but definitely "George" is not a female name.

    gi40)The Spanish island of Majorca is famous for its sandy beaches and exotic sceneries. This island is where two remarkable artists, composer Frederic Chopin and writer George Sand, spent two winters together. In the 19th century, when it was uncommon....She(George) was better known for being Chopin's lover...

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    Re: George Sand

    Amantine (also "Amandine") Lucile Aurore Dupin (French: [amɑ̃tin lysil oʁɔʁ dypɛ̃]), later Baroness (French: baronne) Dudevant (1 July 1804 8 June 1876), best known by her pseudonym George Sand (French: [ʒɔʁʒ sɑ̃d]), was a French novelist and memoirist.
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