Most widely held works by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe
Le rouge et le noir The red and the black ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Set in 1830's France, the ambitious son of a carpenter challenges the rigid social order of the time when he becomes a private tutor.
Le rouge et le noir ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in French and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Beeld van het morele en politieke leven in de eerste helft van de 19e eeuw in Frankrijk aan de hand van het leven van de ambitieuze en getalenteerde timmermanszoon Julien Sorel.
Le grand Meaulnes ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and German and held by 25 libraries worldwide
A coming-of-age story set in France in the years leading up to World War I. Two teenage boys experience love, loss, anguish and betrayal in a rural setting of great beauty.
La Controverse de Valladolid ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Do the Indians of the new world have a heart? Such is the object of the controversy which opposed in 1550 to Valladolid, the capital of Spain, the canon philosophizes Sepulveda and famous Dominican Las Put, burning guard of the Indians. Were they repurchased by the blood of Christ or are theborn ones? In front of a papal legate, a representative of Charles QUINT and a whole assembly, the two adversaries clash. To confirm or cancel their declarations the legate made come from the new grounds several natives: One will be able to observe if they are or not capable of human feelings. Discusses ignited, deep, baroque, premonitory. Decision taken will depend, for centuries, the fate of tens of million men, but inevitably those which one believes.
Le Père Goriot ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and held by 18 libraries worldwide
After a successful career, Père Goriot lives modestly so as to support his daughters' expensive tastes. This is the story of various people's pursuit of wealth and power, particularly that of the young Rastignac and the mysterious Vautrin.
Bérénice ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Eugénie Grandet ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in French and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A young woman grows old as a spinster after her rich and cruel father stops her from marrying.
Sans famille ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Een jonge vondeling zwerft met een oude muzikant en diens dieren door het 19de eeuwse Frankrijk..
La controverse de Valladolid by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Les Indiens du Nouveau Monde ont-ils une âme ? Tel est l'objet de la controverse qui oppose en 1550 à Valladolid, la capitale de l'Espagne, le chanoine philosophe Sepulveda et le fameux dominicain Las Casas, ardent protecteur des Indiens. Ont-ils été rachetés par le sang du Christ ou sont-ils des esclaves-nés ?.
Bouvard et Pécuchet ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 10 libraries worldwide
"The story of two mediocre individuals who try to master science without any method and who fail without glory because they can only assimilate obvious ideas and concepts"--Europe Images International website.
Bouvard et Pécuchet by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in French and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Deux copistes employés à Paris se rencontrent par hasard et se lient d'amitié. L'un deux fait un héritage, l'autre apporte ses économies. Ils achètent un manoir en Normandie, rêve de toute leur existence, et quittent la capitale. Ils se livrent à toute une série d'études et d'expériences, embrassant toutes les connaissances de l'Humanité jusqu'à se perdre dans des abstractions philosophiques...
Eugénie Grandet by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Madame Grandet et la jeune Eugénie vivent près de Saumur, dans l'ombre du père Grandet, homme autoritaire et avare, respecté de tous pour son immense fortune. En tant qu'héritière, Eugénie est l'objet de la cupidité de deux familles voisines. Quand arrive à l'improviste le cousin Charles, dont le père vient de faire faillite, Eugénie s'éprend de lui. Partant tenter sa chance aux Indes, le jeune homme fait alors le serment de lui être éternellement fidèle...
Un goût du secret by Jean-Daniel Verhaeghe ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Eugénie Grandet d'après Honoré de Balzac ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in German and French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Galilée ou l'amour de dieu ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Galileo was the extraordinary astronomer and inventor who re-discovered that the Earth travels around the sun, at the risk of his reputation and freedom. For refusing to support a false view of the Universe, he spent the last eight years of his life under house arrest.
La controverse de Valladolid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Chez Maupassant. 1ère & 2ème saisons contes et nouvelles ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Les caprices de Marianne Die launische Marianne by Alfred de Musset ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Les Thibault ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The history of a bourgeois family, set in the first half of the 20th century.
Duras - Godard ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Astronomers Astronomy Balzac, Honoré de,--1799-1850 Bildungsromans Biographical films Church history Coming-of-age films Drama Eugénie Grandet (Balzac, Honoré de) Feature films Feature films Fiction television programs Film adaptations Film and video adaptations First loves France French literature French wit and humor Galilei, Galileo,--1564-1642 Historical films Historical films History Indians--First contact with Europeans Italy Jaurès, Jean,--1859-1914 Made-for-TV movies Manners and customs Marceau, Marcel Maupassant, Guy de,--1850-1893 Mimes Motion pictures, French Short stories, French Spain--Valladolid Stendhal,--1783-1842 Television adaptations Television adaptations Television mini-series Television mini-series Television programs Video recordings for the hearing impaired War films Young men