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Beaussant, Philippe

Overview
Works: 133 works in 519 publications in 7 languages and 4,026 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Drama  Biographical films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Romance fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Publishing director, Editor, Commentator, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, Other, Adapter, Narrator, 070, Contributor, Director
Classifications: ML410.C855, 780.92
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Most widely held works by Philippe Beaussant
François Couperin by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beschrijving van leven en werken van de Franse componist en organist (1668- 1733)
Lully, ou, Le musicien du soleil by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

12 editions published in 1992 in French and German and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rendezvous in Venice by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in French and English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pierre though he knew his Uncle Charles well. He had worked with him on a daily basis for fifteen years, assisting the austere art historian in his studies. Yet five years after Charles' death, Pierre finds a diary in which his uncle had written of a secret, heartbreaking love affair. When by chance Pierre meets Judith, the woman that his uncle so passionately loved, neither one mentions the affair, but the image that Pierre has of Charles is irrevocably transformed. Then Pierre meets Judith's daughter, Sarah, and soon finds that his own life will be changed forever."--Jacket
Louis XIV, artiste by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in French and Russian and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis XIV fut omniprésent dans les arts, joueur de guitare et danseur-étoile, il fut un imaginatif, se rêvant comme un héros de roman ou une réincarnation d'Alexandre. Un roi qui bâtit Versailles pour y faire la fête et non pour qu'on s'y ennuie, un roi qui choisit les sujets d'opéra pour s'y regarder comme dans un miroir, en Jupiter ou en Apollon
Le Roi-Soleil se lève aussi : récit by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

37 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in French and Italian and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Essayons de suivre instant après instant ce que pouvait être une journée du Roi-Soleil. Nous le prenons à son réveil, et nous l'accompagnons jusqu'à son entrée dans les songes de sa nuit, puisqu'il rêve comme tout homme et que nous savons même par le Journal de ses médecins qu'il a des cauchemars."
Héloïse : roman by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un court roman qui ravira les amateurs du 18e siècle. Le prénom rappelle Jean-Jacques et il y a un jeune homme de ce prénom qui fréquente la belle. Or les deux ont été ainsi prénommés à cause de Rousseau. Prix de l'Académie française 1993
Les plaisirs de Versailles : théatre & musique by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in French and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rameau de A à Z by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

François Couperin by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

13 editions published in 1980 in French and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographie détaillée, d'accès relativement facile aux mélomanes. Une partie très importante du livre explique et commente les oeuvres de Couperin
Versailles, opéra by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

13 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in French and Japanese and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vous avez dit "Baroque"? : musique du passé, pratique d'aujourd'hui by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in French and Undetermined and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'archéologue by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stradella : roman by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in French and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alessandro Stradella fut un musicien de génie du XVIIe siècle. Il résume le baroque à lui tout seul. A peine était-il mort que les imaginations s'enchantaient de ce destin plein de musique, de femmes, d'enlèvements et de cavalcades. Ce roman est un jeu de cache-cache, à double et à triple fond, où tout est miroir, vrai faux et faux vrai
Le chant d'Orphée selon Monteverdi : essai by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in French and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peinture, philosophie et poésie de l'époque se mêlent ici pour mettre en lumière une oeuvre symbolique, annonciatrice de l'esthétique baroque qui suit la Renaissance
Le roi danse = The King is dancing by Gérard Corbiau( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in French and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King is Dancing tells the story of Louis XIV (Benoît Magimel) heir to the throne of a troubled kingdom. The future king, a shy young man, has his destiny altered when musician Jean-Baptiste Lully (Boris Terral) and the famed playwright Molière (Tchéky Karyo) enter his life. They immediately recognize the young king's talent for dance and with breathtaking artistry they compose and stage ballets that glorify Louis's image. The young monarch is transformed into the Royal Dancer - The Sun King, a God on earth. Louis XIV (1638-1715) was king of France for 72 years, the longest reign in modern European history. Under his reign, France ranked above all other European nations in art, literature, war, and statesmanship
Le biographe by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

17 editions published between 1978 and 1995 in French and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vous avez dit "classique"? : sur la mise en scène de la tragédie by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in French and Chinese and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La belle au bois : conte by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Où en étais-je? by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dardanus de Rameau by Philippe Beaussant( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in French and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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François Couperin
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Rendezvous in Venice
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Philippe Beaussant francouzský muzikolog a spisovatel

Philippe Beaussant Frans musicoloog

Philippe Beaussant französischer Romancier und Musikologe

Philippe Beaussant French writer and musicologist

Philippe Beaussant musicologo e scrittore francese

Philippe Beaussant musicologue et nouvelliste français

Philippe Beaussant skrivagner gallek

Philippus Beaussant

Боссан Филипп

Филипп Боссан

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فیلیپ بوسان

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