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Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1900–1944)

Author of The Little Prince

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Antoine de Saint-Exupery, 1900 - 1944 Antoine de Saint-Exupery was born in Lyon, France on June 29, 1900. Saint-Exupery was educated in Jesuit schools. He later attended a Catholic boarding school in Switzerland before entering the Ecole de Beaux-Arts as an architecture student. de Saint-Exupery began his military service in 1921 and was sent to Strasbourgh to be trained as a pilot. He received his pilot's license in 1922 and, after a few dead end jobs as a bookkeeper and an automobile salesman, he began flying mail for a commercial airline company. His route over North Africa was the basis for his first novel, Southern Mail, in 1929. His second novel, Night Flight, became an international bestseller and was made into a film in 1933. By that time, de Saint-Exupery was married to Consuelo Gomez Castillo and was working as a test pilot for Air France. He was also working as a foreign correspondent covering May Day events in Moscow and writing a series on the Spanish Civil War. His book, Wind, Sand and Stars won the French Academy's 1939 Grand Prix du Roman and the National Book Award in the United States. He came to the United States after France fell in World War II, but rejoined the French Air Force in North Africa in 1943. That same year he published The Little Prince, a children's story of such universal appeal that it has been translated into close to fifty languages. Antoine de Saint-Exupery took off on a flight over Southern France on July 31, 1944 and was never seen again. In 1998, a fisherman found a bracelet with his name and his wife's name engraved on it, 150 kilometers west of Marseilles. (Bowker Author Biography) After escaping death in several accidents while flying as a pilot over the most dangerous sections of the French airmail service in South America, Africa, and the South Atlantic, Saint-Exupery was reported missing over southern France in 1944. Night Flight (1931) was introduced by Andre Gide and was at once proclaimed a masterpiece. Wind, Sand and Stars (1939) is a series of tales, interspersed with philosophical reflections on earth as a planet and on the nobility of the common people. Flight to Arras (1942) is the author's own account of a hopeless reconnaissance sortie during the tragic days of May 1940. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Little Prince 39,109 copies, 703 reviews
Wind, Sand and Stars 2,943 copies, 58 reviews
Night Flight 1,821 copies, 28 reviews
Flight to Arras 827 copies, 21 reviews
Southern Mail 433 copies, 3 reviews
The Wisdom of the Sands (Author) 373 copies, 5 reviews
Airman's Odyssey 191 copies, 2 reviews
Southern Mail / Night Flight 182 copies, 4 reviews
Letter to a Hostage 146 copies, 5 reviews
Wartime Writings 1939-1944 142 copies, 2 reviews
A Sense of Life 115 copies, 3 reviews
Oeuvres 52 copies
Carnets 35 copies
A Day with the Little Prince 20 copies, 1 review
Night flight (Author) 11 copies
Moje planeta (Author) 10 copies
Prosa 7 copies
The Little Prince [abridged audio] (Original book) 6 copies, 1 review
Tegninger 5 copies
Obras completas (Author) 3 copies
Felicitat 3 copies
Pensaments 2 copies
unknown 1 copy
ŒUVRES 1 copy
Carnets 1 copy
夢をみる言葉 (Author) 1 copy
Ogimaans 1 copy
Somnis 1 copy
1 1 copy
TANEČNICE MANON * LETEC 1 copy, 1 review
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33 Days (Preface, some editions) 86 copies, 3 reviews
The edge of the chair; [anthology] (Contributor) 41 copies, 1 review
XII Twelve Short Novels (Contributor) 31 copies

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