Colette

Born in 1873 in France, Colette was the author of many acclaimed novels noted for their intimate style. Other Colette titles from FSG include Gigi, Julie de Carneilhan, and Chance Acquaintances, The Complete Claudine, Chéri and The Last of Chéri, and The Complete Stories of Colette. She died in 1954.


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My Mother's House and Sido

Colette; Translated from the Frence by Una Vicenzo Troubridge and Enid McLeod; With a New Introduction by Judith Thurman
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

In My Mother's House and Sido, Colette plays fictional variations on the themes of childhood, family, and, above all, her mother. Vividly alive, fond of...


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Break of Day

Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette; Translated from the French by Enid McLeod; With a New Introduction by Judith Thurman
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Colette began writing Break of Day in her early fifties, at Saint-Tropez on the Côte d'Azur, where she had bought a small house after the breakup of her second...


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Gigi, Julie de Carneilhan, and Chance Acquaintances

Colette; With a New Introduction by Judith Thurman; Translated by Roger Senhouse and Patrick Leigh Femor
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Two volumes of Colette's most beloved works, with a new Introduction by Judith Thurman. Perhaps Colette's best-known work, Gigi is the story of a young girl...


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Cheri and The Last of Cheri

Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette; Translated by Roger Senhouse; With a New Introduction by Judith Thurman
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Two volumes of Colette's most beloved works, with a new Introduction by Judith Thurman. Chéri, together with The Last of Chéri, is a classic...


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The Vagabond

Colette; Introduction by Judith Thurman; Translated by Enid McLeod
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Thirty-three years-old and recently divorced, Renée Néré has begun a new life on her own, supporting herself as a music-hall artist....


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The Complete Claudine

Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette; Introduction by Judith Thurman; Translated by Antonia White
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Colette, prodded by her first husband, Willy, began her writing career with Claudine at School, which catapulted the young author into instant, sensational...


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Collected Stories of Colette

Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette; Edited and with an Introduction by Robert Phelps; Translated by Matthew Ward, Antonia White, Anne-Marie Callimach, and others
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

The Collected Stories of Colette beings together in one volume for the first time in any language the comprehensive collection of short stories by the novelist...


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