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Cheri and the Last of Cheri

Cheri and the Last of Cheri

(2009)
An omnibus of novels by

 

"A wonderful subject [treated with] intelligence, mystery, and understanding of the least-admitted secrets of the flesh."
André Gide


Two volumes of Colette's most beloved works, with a new Introduction by Judith Thurman.

Chéri, together with The Last of Chéri, is a classic story of a love affair between a very young man and a charming older woman. The amour between Fred Peloux, the beautiful gigolo known as Chéri, and the courtesan Léa de Lonval tenderly depicts the devotion that stems from desire, and is an honest account of the most human preoccupations of youth and middle age. With compassionate insight Colette paints a full-length double portrait using an impressionistic style all her own.


 
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Hardback Editions

December 1994 : USA Hardback
Title: Cheri & the Last of Cheri
Author(s): Colette
ISBN: 0-517-12260-X / 978-0-517-12260-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wings
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March 1976 : USA Hardback
Title: Cheri and the Last of Cheri (Uniform Edition of Works by Colette, I)
Author(s): Sidonie-Gabriel Colette, Colette
ISBN: 0-374-12102-8 / 978-0-374-12102-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux
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Paperback Editions

June 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: Cheri and The Last of Cheri
Author(s): Colette
ISBN: 0-374-53222-2 / 978-0-374-53222-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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September 2001 : USA Paperback
Title: Cheri and the Last of Cheri
Author(s): Colette
ISBN: 0-374-52801-2 / 978-0-374-52801-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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June 1986 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Cheri and the Last of Cheri
Author(s): Colette
ISBN: 0-345-34017-5 / 978-0-345-34017-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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March 1973 : UK Paperback
Title: Cheri and The Last of Cheri(Modern Classics Series.)
Author(s): Colette
ISBN: 0-14-001020-3 / 978-0-14-001020-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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July 1982 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Cheri and Last of Cheri
Author(s): Colette
ISBN: 0-345-30057-2 / 978-0-345-30057-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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March 1976 : USA Paperback
Title: Cheri and the Last of Cheri
Author(s): Colette
ISBN: 0-374-51314-7 / 978-0-374-51314-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux
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