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(1873-1954) French writer. Sidonie-Gabrielle. Born in the village of Saint-Saveur-en Puisaye, Burgundy, Colette was one of the most important novelists of the 20th century. Colette is known for: "The Pure and the Impure" (1932), "The Vagabond" (1910), "Cheri" (1920), "My Mother's House" (1922), and "Sido" (1929).
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Colette (Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette) Works
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Colette (Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette) Quotes
Colette was born Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, but she always wrote under the name "Colette." Colette was a French writer, who is perhaps best known for Gigi (1944), was adapted to the stage and big screen. Here are a few quotes from Colette.

How Much Do You Know About... French Writers?
French literature is rich and diverse, influenced by the political history of France. The writers who have been a part of the literary tradition have included: Antonin Artaud, Honoré de Balzac, Charles Baudelairie, Andre Breton, Albert Camus, Colette, Guy de Maupassant, and others. Test your knowledge about these great writers...

The Greatest Classics -- Can You Guess the Works On the Vintage List?
Which classics are notable to be on a list of the top 100? And, then, which books should be considered of merit, of such quality or substance that they should be remembered and read 100 years from now?

Women's History - Colette
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