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Motteux, Peter Anthony 1660-1718

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Works: 555 works in 1,918 publications in 2 languages and 22,700 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  History  Poetry  Picaresque literature  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Editor, Lyricist, Annotator, Commentator, Performer, Other, tra
Classifications: PQ6329, 863.3
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Gargantua and Pantagruel by François Rabelais( Book )
15 editions published between 1930 and 2016 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
"First published in four volumes between 1532 and 1552, Rabelais' comic masterpiece chronicles the adventures of a giant, Gargantua, and his son, Pantagruel. More than four centuries later, the terms "gargantuan" and "Rabelaisian" are synonymous with earthy humor, a surfeit of good food and drink, and pleasures of the flesh. This series of exaggerated fables was condemned upon its initial publication by the censors of the College de la Sorbonne. But beneath their bawdy, often scatological wit, the tales bear a deeper significance as the author's defense of daring and groundbreaking ideas. Using his ribald humor, Rabelais addresses timeless issues of education, politics, and philosophy. His parodies of classic authors as well as his own contemporaries offer a hilarious expose of human folly and an enduring satire of history, literature, religion, and culture. This edition features the classic translation by Sir Thomas Urquhart and Pierre le Motteux"--
The history of the ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )
58 editions published between 1854 and 2010 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
The island princess, or, The generous Portuguese : made into an opera, as it is performed at the Theatre Royal by Peter Anthony Motteux( Book )
77 editions published between 1699 and 2005 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
The rape of Europa by Jupiter (1694) ; and, Acis and Galatea (1701) by Peter Anthony Motteux( Book )
14 editions published between 1694 and 1981 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
The works of Rabelais by François Rabelais( Book )
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )
23 editions published between 1875 and 1960 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
An idealistic country gentleman and his squire, Sancho Panza, set out like the knights of old to search for adventure and to set wrongs right
The present state of the empire of Morocco : with a faithful account of the manners, religion, and government of that people by Pidou de Saint-Olon( Book )
15 editions published between 1695 and 1982 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
"Epistle dedicatory" signed: Peter Motteux. Item at reel 1239:4 identified as Wing S347 (number cancelled). Reproduction of original in the Bodleian and Harvard University Library. (marc) AUC7501. (stc) Wing (2nd ed.) P2159. (vid) 41112. (DLPS) A70800.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A70800.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Morocco -- Description and travel. Motteux, Peter Anthony, 1660-1718
She ventures, and he wins : a comedy acted at the New Theatre in Little Lincoln's-Inn Fields by His Majesty's servants by Ariadne( Book )
10 editions published between 1696 and 1974 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Love's a jest : a comedy as it is acted at the new theatre in Little-Lincolns-Inn-Fields by His Majesties servants by Peter Anthony Motteux( Book )
8 editions published between 1696 and 1981 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Beauty in distress : as it is acted at the theatre in Little Lincolns-Inn-Fields by His Majesties servants by Peter Anthony Motteux( Book )
12 editions published between 1698 and 1981 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Words for an entertainment at the music-feast on St. Ceceila's Day : being the 22d of November, 1695 by Peter Anthony Motteux( Book )
6 editions published between 1695 and 1984 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Reproduction of original in Chetham's Library. (marc) 11769746. (stc) Wing M2965. (vid) 48831. (DLPS) A51511.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A51511.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Saint Cecilia's Day
Britain's happiness : a musical interlude by Peter Anthony Motteux( Book )
27 editions published between 1704 and 2011 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Ode de Mr. Boileau sur la prise de Namur : avec une parodie de la mesme ode by Nicolas Boileau Despréaux( Book )
5 editions published between 1695 and 1984 in French and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Camilla : An opera. As it is perform'd at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane, by Her Majesty's servants by Peter Anthony Motteux( Book )
24 editions published between 1706 and 1709 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Camilla by Peter Anthony Motteux( Book )
22 editions published between 1707 and 2011 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
A poem upon tea by Peter Anthony Motteux( Book )
9 editions published between 1712 and 2005 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
A poem in praise of tea by Peter Anthony Motteux( file )
15 editions published between 1701 and 2010 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
The history of the ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )
2 editions published between 1900 and 1915 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
 
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Peter Anthony Motteux anglický novinář, spisovatel, dramatik a překladatel
Peter Anthony Motteux English writer
Peter Anthony Motteux Frans toneelschrijver (1663-1718)
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