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Colette

1873-1954 French novelist: wrote Gigi

1873   -   1954

country of citizenship: France
native language: French
occupation: novelist, ghostwriter, journalist, writer, librettist, screenwriter, short story writer, playwright
award received: Commander of the Legion of Honour, Grand Officer of the Legion of Honour, Officer of the Legion of Honour, Knight of the Legion of Honour
position held: president

Colette (French: [kɔ.lɛt]; Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, 28 January 1873 – 3 August 1954) was a French author and woman of letters nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948; also known as a mime, actress, and journalist. Colette was most widely known for her 1944 novella Gigi (1944), which subsequently was the basis for the film and the Lerner and Loewe stage production of the same name.
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works

24

Mitsou

book by Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette

author: Colette

1919

La Chatte

1933 novel

author: Colette

1933

Gigi

1944 novella by Colette

author: Colette

1944

Chéri

novel by Colette

author: Colette

1920

Claudine at School

book by Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette

author: Colette

1900

Duo

1934 novel by the French writer Colette

author: Colette

1934

L'Ingénue libertine

1909 novel by Colette

author: Colette

1909

The Last of Chéri

livre de Colette

author: Colette

1926

The House of Claudine

book by Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette

author: Colette

1922

The Vagabond

novel by Colette

author: Colette

1910

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