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Assouline, Pierre

Overview
Works: 271 works in 717 publications in 5 languages and 8,941 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Blogs  Film adaptations 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Producer, Interviewer, Interviewee, Host, Creator, Translator, Publishing director, Director
Classifications: PQ2637.I53, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pierre Assouline
Simenon : a biography by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
24 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Georges Simenon, a prolific writer whose 400 novels, including his Inspector Maigret series were translated into 50 languages. The book traces his evolution from humble beginnings as an altar boy in Belgium, to notoriety as a literary prodigy with an outsize appetite for fame, wealth and women. cm
Henri Cartier-Bresson : a biography by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of twentieth-century photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson, discussing his early life in France, his friends and relationships with women, his artistic beliefs and influences, and his pioneering work as a photographer and photojournalist
Hergé : the man who created Tintin by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offering a captivating portrait of a man who revolutionized the art of comics, this is the first full biography of Herge available for an English-speaking audience. --from publisher description
An artful life : a biography of D.H. Kahnweiler, 1884-1979 by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gaston Gallimard : un demi-siècle d'édition française by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in French and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Par un journaliste littéraire et conseiller d'édition, connu pour un livre consacré à Marcel Dassault (chez Balland). Une remarquable biographie de l'éditeur, découvreur de génies, Gaston Gallimard. Et une "passionnante plongée dans les milieux littéraires du siècle" (B. Alliot, ##Le Monde## du 28 septembre 1984, p. 15, 21
Gaston Gallimard : a half-century of French publishing by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hergé : biographie by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
15 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in French and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A propos d'un créateur dont l'oeuvre célébrée par le monde entier laisse entrevoir certains secrets, une biographie objective qui permet de rencontrer le vrai Tintin. Trois parties dont les intitulés révèlent beaucoup sur l'état d'esprit du concepteur: Certitudes (1907-1944); Solitude (1944-1950) et Plénitude (1950-1983). [SDM]
Lutetia : roman by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in French and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
P. Assouline a enquêté pendant trente ans sur le Lutetia avec l'envie de raconter les coulisses de ce palace parisien. Au fil du temps est né un roman-reportage couvrant les années 1938 à 1945. Le narrateur, le détective de l'hôtel Edouard Kiefer, voit défiler des clients anonymes ou célèbres, assiste à la réquisition de l'hôtel puis à l'accueil des déportés libérés des camps de concentration
Discovering Impressionism : the life and times of Paul Durand-Ruel by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'épuration des intellectuels, 1944-1945 by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
18 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le portrait : roman by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in French and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ingres peignit dans les années 1840 le portrait de la baronne Betty de Rothschild. Le tableau passa dans les hôtels particuliers de la famille rue Laffitte et rue Saint-Florentin à Paris, puis au château de Ferrière. Goering le vola et le fit héberger au château de Neuschwanstein. Guy de Rothschild le fait figurer dans de nombreuses expositions. Ce roman donne la parole au portrait
L'homme de l'art : D.-H. Kahnweiler, 1884-1979 by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
22 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in French and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Première biographie consacrée au plus grand marchand de tableaux de son temps
Double vie : roman by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in French and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un homme et une femme, maries mais pas ensemble, vivent dans la clandestinité une liaison amoureuse à Paris. Un jour, elle n'est pas au rendez-vous. En recherchant la disparue, il se rendra compte que tous leurs secrets ont été enregistrés par la société qui a les moyens de surveiller les vies privées
La cliente : roman by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in French and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En forfatter finder, under research til en bog, en mængde stikkerbreve til den tyske besættelsesmagt under 2. verdenskrig, og optrevler gradvist en historie, der kommer tættere og tættere på hans eget liv
Les invités : roman by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in French and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lors d'un dîner de la bourgeoisie parisienne autour duquel se réunissent hommes d'affaires, politiques et industriels, un invité se décommande à la dernière minute, portant le nombre des convives à 13. Une domestique, originaire du Maghreb, est alors conviée à rejoindre le groupe. Le débat qu'elle provoque à table dure toute la nuit et révèle les difficultés à appréhender de profonds changements
Le dernier des Camondo by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in French and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographie du comte Moïse de Camondo, homme de l'aristocratie juive parisienne (1860-1935). Récit historique retraçant l'épopée de ces grands seigneurs séfarades tels les Rothschild, Pereire, Fould et Cahen d'Anversque cotoyait le der nier des Camondo
Une éminence grise : Jean Jardin (1904-1976) by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Restitution de l'atmosphère et du climat politique et littéraire ambiant sur les rives du lac Léman (de 1943 à 1967) entre Saint-Saphorin, Pully et La Tour-de-Peilz (dans le cadre particulier de la Mandragore notamment)
Albert Londres : vie et mort d'un grand reporter, 1884-1932 by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in French and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vies de Job : roman by Pierre Assouline ( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autour de La Recherche : lettres by Marcel Proust ( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Assouline
アスリーヌ, ピエール
Languages
French (230)
English (31)
Hindi (3)
German (1)
Malayalam (1)
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