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c. 1102

Go to chansons de geste in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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c. 1120

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c. 1130

Go to Roland in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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c. 1160

Go to ‘Allegro, L’ in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1461

Go to Villon, François (1430–63?) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1550

Go to Ronsard, Pierre de (1524–85) in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare (1 ed.)

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1637

Go to Corneille, Pierre in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1644

Go to Descartes, René (1596–1650) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church (2 rev ed.)

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1667

Go to Racine, Jean in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1673

Go to Molière (1622–73) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1759

Go to Voltaire (1694–1778) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1762

Go to Rousseau, Jean‐Jacques (1712–78) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1775
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1830

Go to Hugo, Victor Marie (1802–85) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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Go to Stendhal (1783–1842) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1831

Go to Hugo, Victor in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1835

Go to Balzac, Honoré de (1799–1850) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1842

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1848

Go to Balzac, Honoré de (1799–1850) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1856

Go to Flaubert, Gustave in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1857

Go to Baudelaire, Charles in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1859

Go to Stendhal (1783–1842) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1862

Go to Misérables, Les in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French (1 ed.)

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1867

Go to Verlaine, Paul (1844–96) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1870

Go to Rimbaud, Arthur (1854–91) in The Oxford Companion to English Literature (7 ed.)

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1871

Go to Zola, Émile (1840–1902) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1880

Go to Flaubert, Gustave (1821–80) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1884

Go to Verlaine, Paul (1844–96) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1903

Go to Stein, Gertrude (3 Feb. 1874) in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists (4 ed.)

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1908

Go to France, Anatole (1844–1924) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1909

Go to Gide, André-Paul-Guillaume (1869–1951) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1913

Go to Alain-Fournier (1886–1914) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Proust, Marcel (1871–1922) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1916
1917

Go to Owen, Wilfred (1893–1918) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Valéry, Paul (-Ambroise) (1871–1945) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1920

Go to Colette (1873–1954) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1922

Go to Joyce, James Augustine (1882–1941) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Valéry, Paul (-Ambroise) (1871–1945) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1926

Go to Gide, André-Paul-Guillaume (1869–1951) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1927

Go to Thérèse Desqueyroux in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French (1 ed.)

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1929

Go to Cocteau, Jean (1889–1963) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1932

Go to Anouilh, Jean (1910–1987) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1933

Go to Toklas, Alice B[abette] (1877–1967) in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature (1 ed.)

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1934

Go to Tropic of Cancer in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature (1 ed.)

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1938

Go to Sartre, Jean‐Paul (1905–80) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1939

Go to Miller, Henry (1891–1980) in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1942

Go to Camus, Albert (1913–60) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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Go to Duras, Marguerite (1914–1996) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1943

Go to Sartre, Jean‐Paul (1905–80) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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Go to Flies, The in The Oxford Dictionary of Plays (1 ed.)

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1950

Go to Absurd, Theatre of the in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature (3 ed.)

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1953

Go to Waiting for Godot in The Oxford Dictionary of Plays (1 ed.)

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1954

Go to Sagan, Françoise (1935–2004) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1958

Go to Lolita in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature (1 ed.)

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1994

Go to Reza, Yasmina (1959– ) in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance (1 ed.)

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