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Chéri and, The last of Ché́ri by Colette

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • Middle-aged women -- Fiction,
  • Young men -- Fiction,
  • France -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

Other titlesLast of Chéri.
Statementtranslated from the French by Roger Senhouse ; introduction by Judith Thurman.
ContributionsSenhouse, Roger., Colette, 1873-1954.
LC ClassificationsPQ2605.O28 C513 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 296 p. ;
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23660667M
ISBN 100374532222
ISBN 109780374532222
LC Control Number2009926326

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