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Steegmuller, Francis 1906-1994

Overview
Works: 150 works in 580 publications in 3 languages and 23,537 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  History  Domestic fiction  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Diaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Commentator
Classifications: PQ2246, 843.8
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Most widely held works by Francis Steegmuller
Flaubert and Madame Bovary; a double portrait by Francis Steegmuller( Book )
70 editions published between 1939 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,115 libraries worldwide
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert( Book )
12 editions published between 1950 and 1993 in English and held by 1,982 libraries worldwide
A 19th-century woman pursues her romantic dreams through a series of lovers
Cocteau, a biography by Francis Steegmuller( Book )
28 editions published between 1969 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,862 libraries worldwide
The letters of Gustave Flaubert by Gustave Flaubert( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 1,241 libraries worldwide
Apollinaire, poet among the painters by Francis Steegmuller( Book )
31 editions published between 1963 and 1986 in English and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
Madame Bovary : patterns of provincial life by Gustave Flaubert( Book )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2000 in English and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
Madame Bovary is the story of a beautiful young woman who marries a luckless and loutish country doctor. She attempts to escape the narrow confines of her life through a series of passionate affairs, hoping to find in other men the romantic ideal she has always dreamed about. Her recklessness comes back to haunt her, however, and the strong-willed and independent Emma finds herself in a desperate fight for existence
Flaubert in Egypt : a sensibility on tour ; a narrative drawn from Gustave Flaubert's travel notes & letters by Gustave Flaubert( Book )
19 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
Maupassant, a lion in the path by Francis Steegmuller( Book )
20 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in English and held by 1,030 libraries worldwide
Selected essays by Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve( Book )
7 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 933 libraries worldwide
"Your Isadora": the love story of Isadora Duncan & Gordon Craig by Isadora Duncan( Book )
17 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 916 libraries worldwide
Flaubert-Sand : the correspondence by Gustave Flaubert( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the correspondence and friendship between Gustave Flaubert and George Sand
Bravo Stravinsky by Arnold Newman( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
The ancient shore : dispatches from Naples by Shirley Hazzard( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 633 libraries worldwide
Born in Australia, Shirley Hazzard first moved to Naples as a young woman in the 1950s to take up a job with the United Nations. It was the beginning of a long love affair. Battered by World War II, Naples would remain for decades one of the most violent and impoverished places in Italy, but in its passion, vivacity, and beauty, the city still justified the loving words written about it by Goethe, Byron, and others over the centuries. Here are the best of Hazzard's writings on Naples, along with a New Yorker essay by her late husband, Francis Steegmuller. For the pair, the Naples of Pliny, Gibbon, and Auden is constantly alive to them: "The ghosts of this region are too many, and too vital, to sadden us," Hazzard writes. "Rather, they create a company, ironic and benign, to which we ourselves may ultimately hope to belong."--Publisher description
A woman, a man, and two kingdoms : the story of Madame d'Epinay and the Abbé Galiani by Francis Steegmuller( Book )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and French and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Pre-revolutionary Paris comes to life in this fascinating story surrounding the correspondence between two colorful and witty society figures: the French author Louise d'epinay and the Italian priest-diplomat Ferdinando Galiani. Their friends included Voltaire, Diderot, Melchior Grimm, and the famous women of the salons, and their letters touched upon everything from social gossip to issues of education and politics. Francis Steegmuller's book is at once a unique history and a charming account of friendship sustained in a turbulent age
Le hibou et la poussiquette by Edward Lear( Book )
14 editions published between 1952 and 1962 in French and English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
The Grand Mademoiselle by Francis Steegmuller( Book )
8 editions published between 1955 and 1960 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
Louis 13th's niece, and her life as a pawn of French politics
Stories and true stories by Francis Steegmuller( Book )
5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
November. A new ed. of an early novel by the author by Gustave Flaubert( Book )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
The story of an adolescence's discovery of illicit love
Sir Francis Bacon: the first modern mind by Francis Steegmuller( Book )
7 editions published between 1930 and 1998 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
O rare Ben Jonson by Francis Steegmuller( Book )
4 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Keith, David, 1906-1994

controlled identity Steel, Byron, 1906-1994

Keith, David
Keith, David, 1906-1994
Steel, Byron
Steel, Byron, 1906-1994
スティーグミュラー, フランシス
Languages
English (305)
French (11)
German (1)
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