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Pavans, Jean

Overview
Works: 96 works in 213 publications in 2 languages and 1,623 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  History  Biography  Political fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Satire 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Annotator, Author of introduction, Adapter
Classifications: PS2116, 813.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jean Pavans
 
Most widely held works by Jean Pavans
The Winshaw legacy : or, what a carve up! by Jonathan Coe( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in French and English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman de société. Roman familial
Twilight sleep by Edith Wharton( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in French and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pauline Manford, riche New-Yorkaise du début du vingtième siècle, mène une vie bien remplie entre les réunions du comité de contrôle des naissances, la relaxation avec de grands maîtres asiatiques et les séances de soins de beauté divers et variés. Elle refuse de voir les aspects tragiques et triviaux de l'existence et s'en remet à sa bonne humeur permanente ainsi qu'au compte en banque familial
Entre les livres : essais sur les littératures russe et anglo-américaine by Virginia Woolf( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Aspern papers, Louisa Pallant, the modern warning by Henry James( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Théâtre avec trois personnages: deux femmes, un homme
Roger Fry, a biography by Virginia Woolf( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans cet inédit, Virginia Woolf propose une biographie romancée de Roger Fry, peintre et historien d'art qui fit connaître le post-impressionnisme en Angleterre. Humour acide, goût du commérage et profondeur de l'analyse sont des caractéristiques que l'on trouve aussi dans le journal de l'auteur
The moon is down, a novel by John Steinbeck( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steinbeck's comment on the moral and ethical implications of war, begins in an unknown town that has just been occupied by a small regiment of enemy soldiers. With no altenrnative, the Mayor of the town agrees to meet with the enemy to try to work out a plan for peaceful co-existence before the impending war goes much further
Esquisses parisiennes : chroniques by Henry James( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in French and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vingt lettres rédigées en 1875-1876 par Henry James, à l'intention du ##New York Tribune##, dont l'écrivain était le correspondant parisien. Sujets divers: vie quotidienne, littérature, arts, politique. Ton personnel, ironique, raffiné (d'où les déboires journalistiques de l'auteur évoqués dans ##Reverberator##)
Nouvelles : 1876-1888 by Henry James( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hudson river bracketed by Edith Wharton( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans l'entre-deux guerres américain, un jeune écrivain pauvre poursuit son oeuvre malgré les difficultés matérielles et sentimentales. Avec lui, nous fréquentons l'avant-garde new-yorkaise, les vieilles familles fortunées et cultivées, les milieux modestes et provinciaux, nous partageons notre coeur entre une femme-enfant, tendre et sotte et une intellectuelle raffinée
A gesture life by Chang-rae Lee( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in French and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman psychologique
Various voices : prose, poetry, politics by Harold Pinter( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in French and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hailed by The New York Times as "one of the most important playwrights of our day", Harold Pinter is the author of The Birthday Party, The Homecoming, and The Caretaker -- just a few of his plays that have become seminal works in our literary canon. In Various Voices, Pinter presents his own selections from over fifty years of prose, poetry, and political writings, offering insight into the man and his oeuvre. Now in paperback, this edition includes recently written new poems and prose
Heures jamesiennes by Jean Pavans( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La situation littéraire actuelle en France essais by Henry James( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry James Précédé de William Shakespeare by Gertrude Stein( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nouvelles : 1864-1875 by Henry James( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from America by Rupert Brooke( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En 1913 et 1914, l'auteur, poète adulé en raison de son charme et de son talent, fait aux Etats-Unis et au Canada, et jusqu'aux îles Samoa, un voyage dont rendent compte ces lettres. Il promène sur ce monde un regard à la fois ironique et émerveillé. C'est dans le désir d'être bien disposé envers les Américains qu'il s'amuse du spectaculaire surgissement de leur civilisation
The outcry by Henry James( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Outcry, Henry James's final novel, is a comedy of money and manners. Breckenridge Bender, a very rich American with a distinct resemblance to J.P. Morgan, arrives in England with the purpose of acquiring some very great art; he is directed to Dedborough, the estate of the debt-ridden Lord Theign. But plutocrat and aristocrat come into unexpected conflict when a young connoisseur, out to establish his own reputation, declares a prize painting from the lord's collection to be in fact an even rarer, and pricier, work than had been thought."--Jacket
The ambassadors : an authoritative text, the author on the novel, criticism by Henry James( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fiftyish American is dispatched to Europe by a rich widow on a mission to bring back her wayward son who is enraptured by a French woman
The house of sleep by Jonathan Coe( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a sleep-disorder clinic in Britain, a doctor performs experiments on a motley bunch to have them do with less sleep. A satirical look at British attitudes to sleep, sex, work, medical care and, inevitably, class
Nouvelles by Henry James( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les 27 nouvelles de ce tome correspondent à la période de la maturité, où, fixé à Londres, puis dans l'isolement de sa maison de Rye, H. James sonde la spécificité de son génie et sa relative inadaptation à son époque
 
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Alternative Names
Ceccaty, Jean Pavans de

Ceccaty Jean Pavans de 1949-....

Pavans de Ceccaty, Jean

Pavans de Ceccaty Jean 1949-....

Languages
French (80)

English (2)