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Elegant, Robert S.

Overview
Works: 31 works in 181 publications in 8 languages and 8,664 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History 
Classifications: PS3555.L37, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Robert S Elegant
Mandarin by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
22 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells of China under the Dowager Empress, and particularly of the families and lives of two merchants of the Jewish faith, one Chinese, one European, who are partners and friends
Dynasty : a novel by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
20 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manchu by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
31 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 1,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An epic journey into the rich and exotic pst of China in the seventeenth century
Pacific destiny : inside Asia today by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
20 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,073 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From a far land by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1921, when Julia Paverson visits the wealthy family of her Chinese friend in Shangha, she is propelled into an exotic world of jolting contrasts and witnesses the cataclysmic birth of contemporary China
Last year in Hong Kong : a love story by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
White art teacher Lucretia Barnes meets Eurasian engineer Robie Rabnet and through him discovers a Hong Kong unknown to whites. Love follows, but the romance is doomed. Rabnet, who is part Tibetan, is a secret agent for the Dalai Lama and China's secret service is watching. By the author of Dynasty
Bianca : a novel of Venice by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the Italian Renaissance, this novel of love revisits one of the world's most romantic cities, Venice, where a young noblewoman falls for Francesco de' Medici, one of the richest men in Europe
A kind of treason by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seeking by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1982 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cry peace by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
White sun, red star by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The big brown bears by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dinastía by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
10 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in Italian and Spanish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il mandarino by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Dynastie : ein Handelshaus in Hongkong ; Roman by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in German and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manciù by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hong Kong by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
2 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in Dutch and French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een Amerikaanse journalist, die 25 jaar lang in Hongkong woonde, beschrijft de geschiedenis, cultuur en economische positie van deze stad
Mandchou by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les nombreux lecteurs de ##Shogun## de James Clavell ne seront pas déçus par cette fresque chinoise d'un autre écrivain américain. Située entre 1624 et 1652, cette aventure d'un soldat anglais impliqué dans l'événement historique de cette époque, la conquête de l'empire des Ming par les Tartares (surnommés Mandchus), colle le plus possible à la réalité de ce qui fut dans ce roman documenté et bien raconté
Bianca : venezianische Aufzeichnungen ; Roman by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Breit angelegter historischer Roman. Im Mittelpunkt eine junge venezianische Adelige, die zur Zeit der Renaissance am Hofe der Medicis in ein dramatisches Ränkespiel gerät
Dynastie by Robert S Elegant ( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1984 in Dutch and French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cet ouvrage romanesque, qui a tenu l'un des premiers rangs durant six mois sur la liste des "best-sellers" de 1977 aux Etats-Unis, raconte, entre 1900 et 1970, la vie d'une jeune Anglaise devenue nonagénaire. Ce récit sert de prétexte à une vaste fresque semi-historique (l'auteur ayant séjourné 25 ans en Chine) sur trois générations et joint l'utile à l'agréable en narrant des événements réels sur une trame dramatique de qualité
 
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Alternative Names
Elegant Robert
Elegant, Robert 1928-
Elegant Robert S.
Elegant, Robert S. 1928-
Elegant, Robert S. (Robert Sampson), 1928-
Elegant, Robert Sampson.
Elegant, Robert Sampson 1928-
Elegant, Robert Samson 1928-
エレガント, ロバート
エレガント, ロバート・S
Languages
English (100)
Italian (20)
German (14)
Spanish (9)
French (7)
Dutch (4)
Portuguese (1)
Catalan (1)
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