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Vercors 1902-1991

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Le silence de la mer by Vercors( Book )

281 editions published between 1941 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelle over de Tweede Wereldoorlog waarin een oude man en zijn nichtje uiting geven aan hun verzet tegen de Duitsers door niet te spreken met de Duitse officier die bij hen in huis is ingetrokken, gebundeld met enkele kortere verhalen
The silence of the sea by Vercors( Book )

51 editions published between 1942 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This first bilingual edition of France's most enduring wartime novel introduces Vercors's famous tale to a generation without personal experience of World War II who may not be able to read it in its original language. Readers are assisted with a historical and literary introduction, explanatory notes, a glossary of French terms and a select bibliography
You shall know them by Vercors( Book )

33 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...A species of primate is discovered [in New Guinea] which fits in the margin of all our definitions of 'humanity'; it becomes the focal point of a speculative attempt to specifiy exactly what we mean -- or ought to mean -- by 'Man'." --ESF
Le silence de la mer, et autres récits by Vercors( Book )

117 editions published between 1951 and 2018 in French and Undetermined and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Nouvelles
Sylva; a novel by Vercors( Book )

41 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in 9 languages and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albert Richwick, an English country gentleman, witnesses the transformation of a fox, hunted down by a pack of hounds, into a lovely creature, Sylva, whom he takes into his home as his niece. Untamed, certainly not housebroken, she is a desirable but redolent place. He confides her origins only to the nurse he hires, and to his old friends, Dr. Sullivan and his daughter, Dorothy, whom he had once loved. His attempts to domesticate her are only slowly rewarded and the Pygmalion temptation is also a trap--he falls in love with her. Sylva shows increased progress, from curiosity to awareness to self consciousness, and with the realization of her identity, there is the painful corollary--human existence is mortal. On the other hand Dorothy, perhaps because of his indifference to her, relapses into the drug world she had once frequented. He visits her, experiences with her a regression into bestiality which is of course an ironic parallel. Finally he returns to Sylva, to marry her, and the genetic betrayal at the close puts a stop to all this speculation with a certain finality... A fantasy or fable which diverts rather more than it instructs, prods and chastises, is here handled with the expected intelligence and verve. --Kirkus Reviews
La marche à l'étoile by Vercors( Book )

28 editions published between 1943 and 1947 in 3 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The insurgents by Vercors( Book )

17 editions published between 1956 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Bataille du silence, souvenirs de minuit by Vercors( Book )

36 editions published between 1967 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Raft of the Medusa by Vercors( Book )

21 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vers la fin des années 50 disparaissait accidentellement Esther Aubagne, neurologue de renom. En classant les confessions de ses malades, le narrateur a découvert celle d'un grand écrivain révolutionnaire, mort peu après, avec sa femme. Accident ? Suicide ? Et dans ce cas qui conduisait ?
Les animaux dénaturés : roman by Vercors( Book )

11 editions published between 1952 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman de science-fiction
For the time being by Vercors( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three short novels by Vercors( Book )

5 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quota; a novel by Vercors( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les yeux et la lumière; mystère à six voix by Vercors( Book )

38 editions published between 1948 and 1955 in 3 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evolution man, or, How I ate my father by Roy Lewis( Book )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in French and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les inventions et mésaventures d'Edouard, hominien de génie auquel s'oppose son frère Vania, un écolo de la préhistoire, narrés avec les tics de langage de nos modernes ethnologues
Paths of love by Vercors( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plus ou moins homme by Vercors( Book )

13 editions published between 1950 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Boleyn by Vercors( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La puissance du jour by Vercors( Book )

10 editions published in 1951 in French and English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le sable du temps by Vercors( Book )

8 editions published between 1900 and 1947 in French and Undetermined and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Le silence de la mer, et autres récits
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Alternative Names
Bri︠u︡ller, Zhan

Bri︠u︡ller, Zhan 1902-1991

Bruller, J. (Jean), 1902-1991

Bruller , Jean

Bruller, Jean 1902-1991

Bruller, Jean Marcel.

Bruller, Jean Marcel, 1902-1991

Buller, Jean

Dolée, Roland.

Dolée, Roland 1902-1991

Jean Bruller francouzský spisovatel a karikaturista

Jean Bruller Frans schrijver

Jean Bruller fransk författare

Jean Bruller French author and illustrator

Santerre.

Santerre 1902-1991

Vercors

Vercors, 1902-

Vercors écrivain

Vercors francuski pisarz i ilustrator

Vercors fransk skribent

Vercors französischer Schriftsteller und Karikaturist

Vercors pseud

Vercors scrittore e illustratore francese

Verkor.

Verkor 1902-1991

Verkors, 1902-1991

Брюллер Ж. 1902-1991

Брюллер, Жан, 1902-1991

Брюллер, Жан Марсел

Веркор

Веркор, 1902-1991

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ברולר, ז'ן

ברילה, ז'אן

ברילה, ז'ן

וורקור

ורקור

ورکور.

ژان برولر

ژان بروله نویسنده فرانسوی

ვერკორი

베르꼬르 1902-1991

베르코르 1902-1991

브륄레르, 장 1902-1991

브륄레르, 장 마르셀 1902-1991

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