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Leroux, Gaston 1868-1927

Overview
Works: 823 works in 3,370 publications in 22 languages and 30,653 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Musical fiction  Film adaptations  Musical films  Horror films  Romance films  Silent films  Juvenile works  Horror fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of introduction, Performer, Other, Contributor, Originator, Composer
Classifications: PQ2623.E6, 843.912
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The phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux( Book )

463 editions published between 1910 and 2016 in 19 languages and held by 8,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A viscount seeks to unravel the mystery of the Paris Opera House and rescue the woman he loves from the threat of the phantom of the opera
The phantom of the opera by Gaston Leroux( Recording )

128 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of an elusive and grotesque "phantom" who abducts a beautiful opera singer into the depths of the Paris Opera House. A dramatic search for the missing girl leads to the truth about her strange captor
The mystery of the yellow room : extraordinary adventures of Joseph Rouletabille, reporter by Gaston Leroux( Book )

267 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mademoiselle Stangerson had retired to bed when she cried out from her room, "Murder! Murder! Help!" Immediately revolver shots rang out, and there was a great noise of struggle and commotion. Her father and a servant ran to the Yellow Room. The door was locked. Her cries had ceased. When they finally broke down the door, they found Mademoiselle on the floor badly hurt and bleeding. No one else was in the room. There was no other means of exit except a window, and it was closed and protected by bars. How had the assailant escaped? First on the scene is the famous detective of the Surete, Frederic Larsan. Next to arrive is the exceptional amateur detective, Joseph Rouletabille
The perfume of the lady in black by Gaston Leroux( Book )

152 editions published between 1000 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The suspenseful sequel to the genre-defining The Mystery of the Yellow Room Set in a medieval castle on the Côte d{u2019}Azur, this classic locked room mystery reunites journalist-turned-detective Joseph Rouletabille; Mathilde Stangerson, daughter of a famed French-American scientist; and master of disguise Frédéric Larsan. Stangerson and her sweetheart Robert Darzac have just married and taken up residence in the Square Tower of the Fort of Hercules when Larsan strikes again. The attack leaves Stangerson frightened and confused, not only because she thought her nemesis dead, but also because she cannot figure out how he entered and escaped her room without notice. Only one man is capable of matching wits with Larsan, but when Rouletabille arrives in the South of France to investigate, he finds himself drawn deeper into his own past and his memories of a mysterious woman in black. Best known as the creator of The Phantom of the Opera, author Gaston Leroux takes the locked room mystery to terrifying new heights in The Perfume of the Lady in Black. This ebook features a new introduction by Otto Penzler and has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices
The mystery of the yellow room by Gaston Leroux( )

28 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the heart of this novel is an enigma. How could a murder take place in a locked room, which shows no sign of being entered? The novel is also about the rivalry to solve the case between a detective, Frédéric Larsan, and a young investigative journalist, Joseph Rouletabille. Larsan finds a suspect who is put on trial, only to have him cleared by Rouletabille, who reveals in the most dramatic fashion the identity of the real murderer
The secret of the night : further adventures of Rouletabille by Gaston Leroux( Book )

71 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The surviving Nihilists have condemned the Russian General Trebassof to death for the crimes he and his troops committed against the revolution. Three attempts on his life have failed, but the Czar is determined to keep him alive. The Czar assigns the redoubtable, French detective reporter, Rouletabille to the case. It quickly becomes apparent that one of the General's own retinue is in league with the assassins! Why?
The bride of the sun by Gaston Leroux( Book )

32 editions published between 1876 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait : ""Le navire n'était pas plutôt entré en rade de Callao qu'il était déjà envahi, avant même qu'il eût jeté l'ancre, par une multitude de bateliers criards et tyranniques. Les escaliers, les cabines, les salons furent pleins, en une seconde, de cette engeance matriculée, comme nos commissionnaires, qui avait la prétention d'enlever tous les passagers.""
Het spook van de opera by Gaston Leroux( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in Dutch and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Er woont een spook in de opera van Parijs. Een jonge vrouw zingt daar en krijgt er zangles van een man met een masker. Maar waarom draagt hij dat masker? Verhaal in korte zinnen en gemakkelijke woorden
L'agonie de la Russie blanche by Gaston Leroux( Book )

12 editions published between 1928 and 2008 in French and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chéri-Bibi by Gaston Leroux( Book )

33 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Oeuvres by Gaston Leroux( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in French and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprise d'une partie de l'oeuvre du père de Rouletabille et de Chéri-Bibi
Le Fauteuil hanté by Gaston Leroux( Book )

41 editions published between 1911 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait : ""--Et puis, il faut espérer tout de même qu'il n'en mourra pas! ... Mais dépêchons-nous! ... En entendant ces propos funèbres, M. Gaspard Lalouette - honnête homme, marchand de tableaux et d'antiquités, établi depuis dix ans rue Laffitte, et qui se promenait ce jour-là quai Voltaire, examinant les devantures des marchands de vieilles gravures et de bric-à-brac - leva la tête ... ""
Le fantôme de l'opéra by Gaston Leroux( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in French and English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cet ouvrage est une brochure pédagogique qui découpe le roman avec exercices de compréhension et de communication et un lexique français-anglais. Elle est visée aux étudiants qui étudient le français langue seconde au niveau intermédiare
The secret of the night by Gaston Leroux( )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The surviving Nihilists have condemned the Russian General Trebassof to death for the crimes he and his troops committed against the revolution. Three attempts on his life have failed, but the Czar is determined to keep him alive. The Czar assigns the redoubtable, French detective reporter, Rouletabille to the case. It quickly becomes apparent that one of the General's own retinue is in league with the assassins! Why?
The phantom of the opera by Kate Knighton( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Phantom of the Opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wanneer The Phantom, een misvormd muzikaal genie, verliefd wordt op een jonge zangeres, ontvoert hij haar naar de catacomben van de Opéra in Parijs
La maison des juges : pièce en trois actes by Gaston Leroux( Book )

20 editions published between 1906 and 1907 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huan hun by Gaston Leroux( Book )

19 editions published between 1917 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les étranges noces de Rouletabille by Gaston Leroux( Book )

39 editions published between 1000 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait : "La vérité est qu'il font les deux choses à la fois. Ils veulent atteindre avant d'être atteints !... - En avant ! en avant ! crie Rouletabille. Que fait donc, "entre deux feux", le jeune reporter de l'Epoque et quelle est cette sorte de rage qui l'anime ?"
The man with the black feather by Gaston Leroux( Book )

10 editions published between 1912 and 2009 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The phantom of the Opera
Alternative Names
Gasto Leroux

Gaston Leroux Frans journalist

Gaston Leroux französischer Journalist und Schriftsteller

Gaston Leroux French writer

Gaston Leroux poeta, giornalista e scrittore francese

Leroux, Gaston

Leroux, Gaston Alfred Louis

Leru, Gaston 1868-1927

Lerū, Gastons 1868-1927

Löru, Gaston 1868-1927

Гастон Леру французский писатель

Гастон Льору

Леру А.[!] 1868-1927

Леру Г. Л. А. 1868-1927

Леру, Гастон

Леру, Гастон 1868-1927

Ґастон Леру

Գաստոն Լեռու

גסטון לרו

جاستون ليرو، 1868-1927

غاستون ليرو

لرو، غستون

ليدو، جاستون، 1868-1927

گاستون لورو ژورنالیست و نویسنده فرانسوی

กัสตง เลอรู

가스통 르루

르루, 가스통 1868-1927

ガストン・ルルー

ルルー, ガストン

ルルウ

加斯东·勒鲁

卡斯頓·勒胡

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The phantom of the operaThe mystery of the yellow room : extraordinary adventures of Joseph Rouletabille, reporterThe perfume of the lady in blackThe mystery of the yellow roomThe secret of the night : further adventures of RouletabilleThe bride of the sunChéri-BibiLe Fauteuil hanté