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Parot, Jean-François

Overview
Works: 59 works in 298 publications in 7 languages and 2,250 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee
Classifications: PQ2676.A7255, 843.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jean-François Parot
 
Most widely held works by Jean-François Parot
The Châtelet apprentice by Jean-François Parot( Book )

34 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

France 1761. Beyond the glittering court of Louis XV and Madame de Pompadour at Versailles, lies Paris, a capital in the grip of crime and immorality ... A police officer disappears and Nicolas Le Floch, a young recruit to the force, is instructed to find him. When unidentified human remains suddenly come to light, he seems to have a murder investigation on his hands. As the city descends into Carnival debauchery, Le Floch will need all his skill, courage and integrity to unravel a mystery which threatens to implicate the highest in the land
The phantom of rue Royale by Jean-François Parot( Book )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris is in mourning. At the firework display marking the Dauphin's marriage to Marie Antoinette, hundreds of people have been injured or crushed to death. Yet not all the victims died accidentally ... This tragic incident on Place Louis XV yields a new case for Commissioner Le Floch when a strangled woman is found amongst the other corpses. The investigation will lead him to the home of a furrier on Rue Royale and a terrifying encounter with supernatural forces
The man with the lead stomach by Jean-François Parot( Book )

34 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2nd Nicolas Le Floch investigation - a sinister death at the opera reveals something rotten at the French court
The Saint-Florentin murders by Jean-François Parot( Book )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le Noir, Sartine's successor as Lieutenant General of Police, distrusts Le Floch. Monsieur de Saint-Florentin, the King's new minister, entrusts Commissioner Le Floch with the investigation into the murder of a chambermaid whose throat was cut in unusual circumstances at Saint-Florentin's home. His inquiry takes place both in Paris and Versailles, where he secures his position alongside the King and must confront the mysteries of the Trianon and the horrors of Bicetre"--Publisher's description
The baker's blood by Jean-François Parot( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in French and English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"1775. On a diplomatic trip to Vienna, Commissioner Nicolas Le Floch only just survives an attempt on his life as he investigates the breakdown of French secret intelligence in the city. He returns to a France in turmoil: people are rioting in protest at the soaring price of grain and bread. And back in Paris he is horrified to learn of his son's disappearance, which he senses must have an Austrian link. In the midst of these dramatic events, can Nicolas focus on solving the peculiar murder of his local baker?"--Page [4] of cover
The Nicholas le Floch affair by Jean-François Parot( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth Nicolas Le Floch Investigation. Paris, 1774. Commissioner Le Floch's stormy love affair with socialite Julie de Lastrieux has run its course. But before Nicolas can formally end the relationship, Julie is found murdered in her bed, a victim of poisoning
L'enquête russe : roman by Jean-François Parot( Book )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dixième enquête du commissaire au Châtelet, en 1782, à l'occasion de la visite incognito du tsarévitch Paul, le fils de Catherine II. [SDM]
Le noyé du grand canal : roman by Jean-François Parot( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in French and Russian and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1788, la France soutient la révolte des colonies d'Amérique. Réconcilié avec Sartine, Nicolas Le Floch se voit chargé de surveiller l'intrigant duc de Chartres, cousin du roi. Il participe à ses côtés au combat naval d'Ouessant, premier épisode de la guerre avec l'Angleterre. A son retour, des crimes signés d'indices provocateurs le poussent sur la piste d'un mystérieux et sanglant assassin
L'affaire Nicolas Le Floch by Jean-François Parot( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in French and Russian and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse: Roman policier (énigme). Roman historique
Le cadavre anglais : roman by Jean-François Parot( Book )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in French and Russian and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman policier. Roman historique
L'honneur de Sartine : roman by Jean-François Parot( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in French and Russian and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1780. La France, en guerre aux côtés des Insurgents américains, peine à financer les opérations maritimes contre l'Angleterre. Alors qu'il affronte la colère du peuple au cimetière des Innocents, où les cadavres débordent des maisons, Nicolas Le Floch est appelé pour enquêter sur la mort suspecte d'un ancien contrôleur général de la Marine
L'année du volcan : roman by Jean-François Parot( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in French and English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les enquêtes de Nicolas Le Floch1783, l'éruption gigantesque d'un volcan en Islande provoque d'importants changements climatiques. La terre se réveille : tremblements de terre, tempêtes. affaiblissent tous les pays d'Europe, la France en particulier. Le royaume commence à vaciller, les caisses se vident. Nicolas est convoqué par la Reine. Il est chargé d'enquêter sur la mort violente d'un de ses proches : le Vicomte de Trabou.L'homme est mystérieux, il fréquente le monde de la finance. Ne cherche-t-il pas à camoufler une affaire de fausse monnaie ? Tous les moyens sont-ils bon pour combler l'immense déficit du Trésor royal ? Voilà une affaire qui n'est pas sans nous rappeler quelques événements contemporains. Les investigations de Nicolas vont le conduire une nouvelle fois en Angleterre et le mener à deux personnages le Comte de Cagliostro et la Comtesse de la Motte, chacun au cour d'affaires où, là aussi, l'argent est en jeu.Dans ces mondes nouveaux que Nicolas va découvrir, la mort plane encore plus proche
La pyramide de glace : roman by Jean-François Parot( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'inconnu du pont Notre-Dame : roman by Jean-François Parot( Book )

8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1786, dans un contexte de rivalités politiques, Le Noir, directeur de la Bibliothèque du roi charge le commissaire de retrouver le conservateur du cabinet des médailles. Le cadavre retrouvé dans une maison du pont Notre-Dame ainsi que d'autres meurtres conduisent le policier breton du Paris des receleurs et des maisons de jeux jusqu'à la rade de Cherbourg
Structure sociales des quartiers de Grève, Saint-Avoie et Saint-Antoine, 1780-1785 : mémoire de maîtrise by Jean-François Parot( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'honneur de Sartine [livre audio] by Jean-François Parot( Recording )

5 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1780. La France, en guerre aux côtés des Insurgents américains, peine à financer les opérations maritimes contre l'Angleterre. Alors qu'il affronte la colère du peuple au cimetière des Innocents, où les cadavres débordent des maisons, Nicolas Le Floch est appelé pour enquêter sur la mort suspecte d'un ancien contrôleur général de la Marine.--[Memento]
Structures sociales des quartiers de Grève, Saint-Avoye et Saint-Antoine, 1780-1785 by Jean-François Parot( )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in French and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El enigma de la calle Blancs-Manteaux : investigaciones de Nicolás Le Floch, comisario en Châtelet by Jean-François Parot( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1761, el joven Nicolás Le Floch abandona su Bretaña natal para entrar al servicio de monsieur De Sartine, jefe de Asuntos Secretos de Luis XV. Un comisario de dudosa ética, una esposa que oculta sus servicios en un prostíbulo, un cadáver en avanzado estado de descomposición y un loro verborrágico son sólo algunas de las piezas que componen su primer caso. Y si todas estas pistas lo condujeran demasiado cerca del rey y de Madame de Pompadour?
The Saint-Florentin murders by Jean-François Parot( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the court of young King Louis XVI, conspiracies abound ... Under the distrustful eye of his new boss at the Châtelet, Nicolas Le Floch investigates the bizarre death of a maid at the home of Monsieur de Saint-Florentin, the King's minister. When a second murder is washed up by the Seine with the same curious injuries, events begin to gather pace, leading Le Floch to Versailles, as he attempts to solve what is far more than a simple case of murder
The phantom of the Rue Royale by Jean-François Parot( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris is in mourning. At the fireworks display marking the Dauphin's marriage to Marie Antoinette, hundreds of people have been injured or crushed to death. Yet not all the victims died accidentally ... This tragic incident yields a new case for Commissioner Le Floch when a strangled woman is found amongst the other corpses. The investigation will lead him to the home of a furrier on Rue Royale and a terrifying encounter with supernatural forces
 
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The Châtelet apprentice
Alternative Names
Jean-François Parot Frans schrijver

Jean-François Parot französischer Diplomat und Schriftsteller

Jean-François Parot French diplomat and writer

Parot, Jean-François

파로, 장-프랑수아 1946-

ジャン=フランソワ・パロ

パロ, ジャン=フランソワ

Languages
French (169)

English (35)

Spanish (12)

Russian (9)

Japanese (6)

Italian (2)

Czech (1)

Covers
The phantom of rue RoyaleThe man with the lead stomachThe Saint-Florentin murdersThe baker's bloodThe Nicholas le Floch affair