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Anatole France (April 16, 1844 - October 12, 1924) was the pen name of French author Jacques Anatole François Thibault. He was born in Paris, France, and died in Tours, Indre-et-Loire, France. He was buried in the Ancient Cemetery of Neuilly, Hauts-de-Seine.
- Penguin Island, L'Île des Pingouins, a satire in the form of a history book, one chapter of which was on the Dreyfus affair published in 1908.
- The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard, Le Crime de Sylvester Bonnard
- The Human Tragedy, L'Humaine Tragedie
- The Queen Pedauque, La Rotisserie de la Reine Pedauque
- The Red Lily, Le Lys Rouge
- The Revolt of the Angels, La Revolte des Anges
- Crainquebille; Putois; Riquet; et Plusieurs Autres Recits Profitables
- Les Sept Femmes de la Barbe-Bleue et Autres Contes Merveilleux
- Monsieur Bergeret a Paris
- Sur la Pierre Blanche
- "The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread."
- "I prefer the errors of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom."
- "If fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing."
- "When a thing has been said, and said well, have no scruple. Take it and copy it."
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