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French Authors

4,969 works / 337 ebooks Search for books with subject French Authors.

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Prolific Authors

who have written the most books on this subject
Alexandre Dumas, 99 books
André Gide, 47 books
Julien Green, 34 books
Renaud Camus, 26 books
Jean Cocteau, 26 books
Louis-Ferdinand Céline, 23 books
Louis Calaferte, 22 books
Jean-Jacques Rousseau, 21 books
Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve, 20 books
Annie Ernaux, 19 books
Voltaire, 18 books
François Mauriac, 18 books
Paulhan, Jean, 18 books
Paul Claudel, 17 books
Claude Mauriac, 17 books
Victor Hugo, 16 books
Marcel Jouhandeau, 16 books
Romain Rolland, 16 books
Colette, 15 books
Elie Wiesel, 14 books
Guy de Maupassant, 14 books
Valéry Larbaud, 14 books
Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, 14 books
Simone de Beauvoir, 14 books
Marguerite Yourcenar, 13 books


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