Who is andré gide?

  • (noun): French author and dramatist who is regarded as the father of modern French literature (1869-1951).
    Synonyms: Gide, Andre Paul Guillaume Gide

André Gide

André Paul Guillaume Gide (; 22 November 1869 – 19 February 1951) was a French author and winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1947. Gide's career ranged from its beginnings in the symbolist movement, to the advent of anticolonialism between the two World Wars.

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André Gide - Partial List of Works
... Les cahiers d'André Walter – 1891 Le traité du Narcisse – 1891 Les poésies d'André Walter – 1892 Le voyage d'Urien – 1893 La tentative amoureuse ...

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    Old hands soil, it seems, whatever they caress, but they too have their beauty when they are joined in prayer. Young hands were made for caresses and the sheathing of love. It is a pity to make them join too soon.
    —André Gide (1869–1951)