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Petrov, Evgeniĭ 1903-1942

Overview
Works: 492 works in 1,407 publications in 18 languages and 9,909 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Satire  Biography  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy films  Humorous stories 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Dedicatee, Instrumentalist, Performer
Classifications: PG3476.I44, 891.7342
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The golden calf : a novel by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
177 editions published between 1931 and 2013 in 16 languages and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during the New Economic Policy (NEP), The Golden Calf chronicles the adventures of con man Ostap Bender (a.k.a. the "Grand Strategist") and his merry band of mischief makers on a hilarious jaunt across the "wild west" of the early Soviet Union. Their mark is Alexander Koreiko, another shady figure who exploited the corruption and chaos of the NEP to become an "underground millionaire." Once Bender hears of Koreiko, the chase is on. It is time to con the con man and get the rubles necessary to escape to the beaches and white pants of Rio de Janeiro
Dvenadt︠s︡atʹ stulʹev by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
263 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ippolit Matveevich Vorobyaninov, a former nobleman eking out a living in the provinces, has returned to his hometown in search of the jewels his mother-in-law hid in one of a set of twelve identical dining room chairs to avoid confiscation by Soviet officials. Now the chairs themselves have been scattered to the four winds. Enter Ostap Bender, the smooth operator--an inveterate con artist and one of the most iconic figures in Russian literature--who volunteers his services for a generous take of the profits. The adventures of this unlikely pair take them across the fledgling Soviet state, from the provinces to Moscow to the peaks of the Transcaucasian Mountains
The twelve chairs by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
17 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ippolit Matveevich Vorobyaninov, a former nobleman eking out a living in the provinces, has returned to his hometown in search of the jewels his mother-in-law hid in one of a set of twelve identical dining room chairs to avoid confiscation by Soviet officials. Now the chairs themselves have been scattered to the four winds. Enter Ostap Bender, the smooth operator--an inveterate con artist and one of the most iconic figures in Russian literature--who volunteers his services for a generous take of the profits. The adventures of this unlikely pair take them across the fledgling Soviet state, from the provinces to Moscow to the peaks of the Transcaucasian Mountains."--Page 4 of cover
Russian satiric comedy : six plays ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The little golden calf, a satiric novel by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
10 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ilf and Petrov's American road trip : the 1935 travelogue of two Soviet writers by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little golden America; two famous Soviet humorists survey these United States by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
19 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ilʹf & Petrov's the complete adventures of Ostap Bender ; consisting of the two novels: The twelve chairs and the golden calf. by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sobranie sochineniĭ : v pi︠a︡ti tomakh by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
6 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in Russian and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The twelve chairs Dvenadt︠s︡atʹ stulʹev ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a former aristocrat who is now a Russian clerk under the new Soviet regime learns that his dying mother-in-law sewed a fortune of family jewels into one of twelve dining room chairs, he sets off across Russia to find it--with an opportunist, a priest and his former servant all in pursuit
"Odnoėtazhnai︠a︡ Amerika" by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
35 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
V 1935 godu Ilʹja Ilʹf i Evgenij Petrov soveršili putešestvie po Soedninennym Štatam, itogom kotorogo stala zamečatelʹnaja kniga "Odnoėtažnaja Amerika". Spustja 70 let Vladimir Pozner, Ivan Urgant i Brajan Kan povtorili poezdku, snjav odnoimennyj filʹm i vypustiv knigu. V ėto izdanie vošli oba proizvedenija, čto pozvolit čitateljam soveršitʹ dva absoljutno raznych, no očenʹ uvlekatelʹnych putešestvija, sravnitʹ dve Ameriki, a takže rešitʹ, ostalasʹ li ėta strana odnoėtažnoj
Pi︠a︡tʹ rasskazov = Five stories by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
12 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in Russian and English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diamonds to sit on : a Russian comedy of errors by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
18 editions published between 1930 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las doce sillas by tomas (director) Gutierrez alea( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy woman on her deathbed reveals to her son that she has hidden jewels inside one of twelve identical chairs that were confiscated when private property of the rich in Cuba was nationalized, so he sets out to find them
Odnoėtazhnai︠a︡ Amerika ; Pisʹma iz Ameriki by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Russian and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kak sozdavalsi︠a︡ Robinzon i drugie rasskazy. How Robinson was created and other stories by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in Russian and English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zwölf Stühle : Roman by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
18 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in German and Undetermined and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Toni︠a︡ : rasskaz by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
8 editions published between 1946 and 1959 in 3 languages and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neobyknovennye istorii iz zhizni goroda Kolokolamska : rasskazy, felʹetony, ocherki, st︠s︡enarii by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in Russian and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sobranie sochineniĭ by Ilʹi︠a︡ Ilʹf( Book )
14 editions published between 1939 and 1994 in Russian and English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ilf et Petrov
Kataev, Evgeniĭ Petrovich 1903-1942
Kataev, Evgenii Petrovitch
Kataev, Evgenii Petrovitch 1903-1942
Kataev, Evgenij P. 1903-1942
Kataev, Evgenij Petrovič.
Kataev Evgenij Petrovič 1903-1942
Kataev, Evgueni Petrovitch
Katáev, Evguéni Petrovitch, 1903-1942
Kataev, Evgueniï Petrovich
Katajev, Evgenij Petrovitj 1903-1942
Katajev, Jevgeni Petrovitsj
Katajev, Jevgenij Petrovič., 1903-1942
Katajew, Jewgeni 1903-1942
Katajew, Jewgeni P. 1903-1942
Katajew, Jewgeni Petrowitsch 1903-1942
Katayev, Yevgeniy Petrovich 1903-1942
Petrof, E.
Petrof, E. (Evgeniĭ), 1903-1942.
Petrov
Petrov 1903-1942
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Petrov, E. (Evgeniĭ), 1903-1942
Petrov, E. P. 1903-1942
Petrov, Eugen
Petrov, Eugen 1903-1942
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Petrov Eugène 1903-1942
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Petrov, Evgeni I.
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Petrov, Evgeniĭ 1903-1942
Petrov, Evgeniĭ Petrovich 1903-1942
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Petrov, Evgenij 1903-1942
Petrov, Evgenij P. 1903-1942
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Petrov, Evgenij Petrovič 1903-1942
Petrov Evgeny 1903-1942
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Petrov Evgueni 1903-1942
Petrov, Jevgeni
Petrov, Jevgeni Petrovitsj
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Petrov, Jewgeni 1903-1942
Petrov, Ye 1903-1942
Petrov, Yevgeny, 1903-1942
Petrov, Yevguiéni
Petrov Yevguiéni 1903-1942
Petrovas, E. 1903-1942
Petrovič, Evgenij 1903-1942
Petrovich Katayev, Yevgeni
Petrovs, Jevgeņijs, 1903-1942
Petrow, Eug.
Petrow, Eugen
Petrow, Eugen 1903-1942
Petrow, Eugenjusz.
Petrow, Jewgeni
Petrow, Jewgeni 1903-1942
Petrow, Jewgeni P. 1903-1942
Petrow, Jewgenij 1903-1942
Pietrow, E.
Pietrow, Eug.
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Катаев, Евгений Петрович
Катаев, Евгений Петрович 1903-1942
Петров, Е..
Петров, Е. (Евгений Петрович), 1903-1942
Петров, Евгений
Петров Евгений 1903-1942
Петров, Евгений Петрович.
פטרוב, יבגני פטרוביץ'
פעטראוו, יבגני, 1903-1942
קאטאייב, ייבגני פטרוביטש
קטיב, יבגני פטרוב
ペトロフ, エウゲニー
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