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Anatole France (1844–1924)

Anatole France, the 1921 Nobel laureate for literature, was born Jacques Anatole Thibault in Paris on April 16, 1844, the son of a Paris book dealer. He attended the Parisian boys' school Collège Stanislas, where he received a classical education, and later matriculated at the École des Chartes. For 20 years after finishing his education, he ... See full bio »

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 2020 Reflexiones de Ringo (Short) (novel)
 2010 Au siècle de Maupassant: Contes et nouvelles du XIXème siècle (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Crainquebille (2010) ... (short story)
 2004 Klyuchi ot vremeni (TV Movie) (story)
 1991 Júdea helytartója (TV Movie)
 1984 Thais (novel)
 1982 The Juggler of Notre Dame (TV Movie) (story - uncredited)
 1982 Crainquebille (TV Movie) (novel)
 1981 Histoire contemporaine (TV Mini Series) (novel)
 1977 L'exercice du pouvoir (novel "L'île aux pingouins")
 1975 La rôtisserie de la reine Pédauque (TV Movie) (novel)
 1974 Prestupleniye Silvestra Bonara (TV Movie) (novel)
 1973 Lúdláb királynö (TV Movie) (novel)
 1971 El Cristo del Océano (story "Le Christ de l'océan")
 1970 Mamali-qirurgi (Short) (play "La comédie de celui qui épousa une femme muette")
 1970 The Juggler of Notre Dame (story)
 1969 Komediantská historie (TV Movie) (novel)
 1969 Die Rosenholzmöbel (TV Movie) (novel)
 1966 Le miroir à trois faces: Thaïs (TV Movie) (novel)
 1965 Mies, joka nai mykän vaimon (TV Movie) (play "La Comédie de celui qui épousa une femme muette)
 1963 Komedie o muzi, který si vzal nemou (TV Short) (play "The man who married a dumb wife")
 1962 Zlocin Silvestra Bonara (TV Movie) (novel)
 1960 Startime (TV Series) (story "Le Jongleur de Notre Dame" - 1 episode)
- The Young Juggler (1960) ... (story "Le Jongleur de Notre Dame")
 1958 Television Theater (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Crainquebille (1958) ... (play)
 1957 The Juggler of Our Lady (Short) (story "Le Jongleur de Notre Dame" - uncredited)
 1956 Our Lady's Tumbler (TV Movie) (story "Le Jongleur de Notre Dame" - uncredited)
 1955 On Camera (TV Series) (story "Le Jongleur de Notre Dame" - 1 episode)
- Our Lady's Tumbler (1955) ... (story "Le Jongleur de Notre Dame")
 1955 Hou kou nan yan (original play)
 1954 Omnibus (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife (1954) ... (play - segment "The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife")
 1954 Crainquebille (story)
 1953 Your Favorite Story (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Crime of Sylvester Bonnard (1953) ... (story)
 1947 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (dramatization - 1 episode)
- The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife (1947) ... (dramatization)
 1944 Twilight (novel)
 1942 The Greatest Gift (Short) (story "Le Jongleur de Notre Dame" - uncredited)
 1935 Chasing Yesterday (novel "The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard")
 1934 Crainquebille (novel)
 1926 La leçon bien apprise (Short) (novel)
 1926 The Gods Are Thirsty (novel)
 1925 Jocaste (novelette)
 1922 Crainquebille (short story: "L'affaire Crainquebille")
 1920 Le lys rouge (novel "Le Lys rouge")
 1917/I Thais (novel)
 1914 Thais (novel)
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