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Sabatini, Rafael 1875-1950

Overview
Works: 525 works in 2,549 publications in 24 languages and 32,821 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Pirate films  Swashbuckler films  Historical fiction  Silent films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor, Other
Classifications: PR6037.A2, 791.4372
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Scaramouche; a romance of the French revolution by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
176 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in 17 languages and held by 2,814 libraries worldwide
Scaramouche pushes the republican cause in the first years of the French Revolution, while pursuing law, politics, fencing and entertainment
Captain Blood, his odyssey by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
190 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,485 libraries worldwide
Peter Blood was many things in his time--soldier, country doctor, slave, pirate, and finally Governor of Jamaica. Incidentally, he was an Irishman. Round his humorous-heroic figure, Mr. Sabatini has written an exciting romance of the Spanish Main
The sea-hawk by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
97 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,325 libraries worldwide
Sir Oliver Tressilian, Cornish gentleman and sometime naval commander against the Spanish Armada, turns Barbary pirate and wins for himself the title of Sakr-el-Bahr, "Hawk of the Sea."
The life of Cesare Borgia of France : duke of Valentinois and Romagna, prince of Andria and Venafri, count of Dyois, lord of Piombino, Camerino and Urbino, gonfalonier and captain-general of holy church; a history and some criticisms by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
92 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
First ed published 1912 Reprint of 10th ed (new and rev) published 1926 Includes bibliographical references and index
Torquemada and the Spanish inquisition : a history by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
69 editions published between 1913 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 824 libraries worldwide
The historical nights' entertainment by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
73 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and held by 813 libraries worldwide
In approaching The historical nights' entertainment I set myself the task of reconstructing, in the fullest possible detail and with all the colour available from surviving records, a group of more or less famous events. I would select for my purpose those which were in themselves bizarre and resulting from the interplay of human passions, and whilst relating each of these events in the form of a story, I would compel that story scrupulously to follow the actual, recorded facts without owing anything to fiction, and I would draw upon my imagination, if at all, merely as one might employ colour to fill in the outlines which history leaves grey, taking care that my colour should be as true to nature as possible
Black Swan by Darren Aronofsky( visu )
14 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Pirate Morgan is pardoned and made the new governor of Jamaica on one condition - he must stop his fellow pirates from doing their criminal actions
Bardelys the Magnificent; being an account of the strange wooing pursued by the Sieur Marcel de Saint-Pol, marquis of Bardelys, and of the things that in the course of it befell him in Languedoc, in the year of the rebellion by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
80 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
"Being an account of the strange wooing pursued by The Sieur Marcel de Saint-Pol, Marquis of Bardelys, and of the things that in the course of it befell him in Languedoc, in the year of the Revolution"--Subtitle
The fortunes of Captain Blood by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
30 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Story of a physician and gentleman turned pirate. After being wrongfully accused and sentenced to death, Peter Blood escapes his fate and finds himself in the company of buccaneers, eventually becoming the "Robin Hood" of the Spanish seas
Bellarion the fortunate; a romance by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
41 editions published between 1926 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Bellarion, a young man set on joining the priesthood, is diverted from his calling to serve the Princess Valeria. He remains with her for five years, serving her faithfully despite her cold response. Yet when the time comes for him to leave, they both find that the passion and romance of 15th-century Italy has left its mark
Heroic lives; Richard I: Saint Francis of Assisi: Joan of Arc: Sir Walter Raleigh: Lord Nelson: Florence Nightingale by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
11 editions published between 1934 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Fortune's fool by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
37 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 370 libraries worldwide
London 1665 is no place for Randal Holles, a former soldier in Cromwell's army, now that the monarchy has been restored and the exploits of the Republicans are being condemned in the highest degree. Holles, desperate for an escape from his hopeless situation and almost certain execution, sees no option but to accept the Duke of Wellington's rather dubious commission - to abduct a famous actress and bring her before him. However, as events take an unexpected turn, Holles is presented with the opportunity to be reinstated to his former glory
Captain Blood by Rafael Sabatini( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Dr. Peter Blood is arrested and sentenced to hang for treating a wounded rebel. Instead of death, he is sent to Barbados as a slave. When the Spanish attack the port city of Bridgetown, he and his fellow slaves capture the Spanish ship and set out to sea, where he becomes the notorious pirate, Captain Blood
The strolling saint : being the confessions of the high and mighty Agostino D'Anguissola, tyrant of Mondolfo and Lord of Carmina in the state of Piacenza by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
36 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 310 libraries worldwide
"Raised by a diabolical mother, and sheltered behind fortress walls through his entire childhood, Agostino D' Anguissola is expected to carry the banner of the cross when he reaches adulthood. His mother's religious fanaticism drives his father, the Lord of Mondolfo, underground to fight with a coalition of city-states against the Holy See. When a young girl threatens to distract Agostino from his studies, his mother sends him away to finish his religious training. Unprepared for the real world and with no one to turn to, Agostino flounders outside the fortress walls of his childhood. Loyal friends of his father watch helplessly as he plunges into self-destruction, becomes entangled in a vicious murder, and faces trumped up charges against him by the Inquisition. A powerful story of the dark side of religion and one man's triumph over a skewed and twisted upbringing."--(p.4) of cover
Mistress Wilding; a romance by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
24 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 308 libraries worldwide
To save her craven brother's hide, Ruth promised Wilding she'd marry him. She never guessed she'd fall in love with him--and be faced with almost insurmountable danger. Set during the days of Monmouth's rebellion
The snare by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
37 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Known for a series of wildly popular, action-packed romance adventure novels such as Scaramouche and Captain Blood, Rafael Sabatini's work deftly combines the sensuality of his Italian heritage with the more mannered approach to life inculcated in him by his British upbringing. The Snare, set against the dramatic backdrop of the Peninsular War, brings together battlefield action and behind-the-scenes intrigue in a pulse-pounding story that action-adventure fans will surely appreciate
Saint Martin's summer by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
37 editions published between 1909 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Martin Marie Rigobert de Ganache had far too many important things to do than worry about the plight of an endangered heiress. But as he and the unfortunate lady become more involved, he has no choice but to carry on with the situation until it is reaches its fitting conclusion. St Martin's Summer is a delightful mixture of comedy, adventure and suspense, firmly in the tradition of The Three Musketeers
The tavern knight by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
55 editions published between 1904 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 284 libraries worldwide
"He is a drunken, swearing, roaring, devilish rake- a shining soldier of fortune who has never known a conscience. His name is Sir Crispin Galliard, the tavern knight, and he is somehow likable. Fighting with the Royalists against Oliver Cromwell in the English civil war, Sir Crispin barely escapes the hangman's noose on the morning of his execution when he overpowers the guards. He takes with him another condemned young man who is pious and cowardly. For eighteen years Crispin Galliard has numbed his feelings in strong water and debauchery, ever since his family was brutally murdered and his castle stolen by ruthless criminals. Soon he learns that the young man on the run with him is his ticket to vengeance. Kenneth Stewart is to marry the daughter of his family's murderer. The two escapees set out for Galliard's former castle, young Stewart thinking of love, and the tavern knight of murder and retribution."
The lion's skin by Rafael Sabatini( Book )
39 editions published between 1911 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 231 libraries worldwide
The Lion's Skin is a romp through the upper classes during a time of political turmoil. Justin Caryll is the illegitimate son of the Earl of Ostermore who has been raised in France by a friend of his mother's, Sir Richard Everard. Caryll is honorable, intelligent, educated, well-bred, loyal...in short, the typical, "perfect" Sabatini hero. Lord Ostermore is self-centered and cowardly, but not the main antagonist. That is left to his son, Viscount Rotherby, who is just as vain and egotistical as his father, but whose primary character flaws are that he has no sense of honor and is a bully. Caryll and Rotherby meet when Caryll stops a mock wedding Rotherby has set up to dishonor Ostermore's ward
The Sea Hawk by Michael Curtiz( visu )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Captain Geoffrey Thorpe is the terror of the Spanish Main, striking crippling blows against the oppressive Spanish war machine, freeing English slaves from the galley ships and filling England's coffers with Spanish gold--with the tacit approval of England's Queen Elizabeth I. When the dashing Thorpe raids and sinks a diplomatic vessel bringing ambassador Don José Alvarez de Cordoba and his beautiful niece Dona Maria to England, he's gentlemanly enough to deliver them safely onto English shores--along with the galley full of wrongfully imprisoned slaves. Smarting from this insult, Don Alvarez conspires with the duplicitous Lord Wolfingham to stop Thorpe and smash the Sea Hawks: the small fleet of privateers that stands between England and King Philip of Spain's thirst for global domination!
 
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Alternative Names
Rafael Sabatini Brits schrijver (1875-1950)
Rafael Sabatini écrivain italien
Rafael Sabatini escritor italiano
Rafael Sabatini italienisch-britischer Schriftsteller
Rafael Sabatini scrittore italiano
Sabastinie, Rafael 1875-1950
Sabatini, R.
Sabatini, R. 1875-1950
Sabatini, R. (Rafael), 1875-1950
Sabatini, Rafael
Sabatini, Rafaėlʹ 1875-1950
Sabatīni, Rafaels 1875-1950
Sabatini, Raffael 1875-1950
Sabatini, Raffaelo 1875-1950
Sabatini, Raphaël
Sabatini Raphaël 1875-1950
Sabattini, R.
Sabattini, Rafael.
Рафаел Сабатини
Рафаель Сабатіні
Рафаэль Сабатини
Сабатини, Р. 1875-1950
Сабатини, Рафаэль 1875-1950
Ռաֆայել Սաբատինի
סאבאטיני, רפאל
סבטיני, רפאל 1875-1950
רפאל סבטיני
رافائل ساباتینی
رفاييل ساباتيني، 1875-1950
ساباتيني، رفائيل، 1875-1950
سبتيني، رفائيل، 1875-1950
რაფაელ საბატინი
사바티니, 라파엘 1875-1950
サバチニ, ラファエル
サバティーニ
ラファエル・サバチニ
拉斐爾·薩巴提尼
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French (32)
Spanish (27)
Russian (20)
Italian (14)
German (11)
Icelandic (7)
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Polish (4)
Danish (4)
Czech (3)
Portuguese (2)
Armenian (2)
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