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Nimier, Roger 1925-1962

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Works: 146 works in 647 publications in 4 languages and 5,363 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Pictorial works  Records and correspondence  Biography  Juvenile works 
Subject Headings: Authors, French 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author of introduction, Scenarist, Adapter, Editor, Secretary, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Author of dialog, Creator, Correspondent, Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: PQ2228, 843.7
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Most widely held works by Roger Nimier
Ascenseur pour l'echafaud by Louis Malle( visu )
19 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in French and held by 404 libraries worldwide
Julien is a former paratrooper, who now works for millionaire arms dealer Simon Carala. He is in love with Florence, Carala's wife. They plan to murder him and make it look like a suicide, but Julien forgets a rather important detail. Leaving the engine of his sports car running, he races up to the office to retrieve it, but fate intervenes, and Julien misses his rendezvous with Florence. She spends the night wandering the Parisian streets alone. Meanwhile brash teenager Louis and his girlfriend Veronique decide to "borrow" the car, which launches a disastrous stream of coincidence with sinister consequences
Ascenseur pour l'échafaud Elevator to the gallows ( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in French and English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Love and fear produce death in this murder drama. The plot to murder his lover's husband backfires when Tavernier is charged with two other murders
Le hussard bleu, roman by Roger Nimier( Book )
51 editions published between 1950 and 2001 in French and Undetermined and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Roman
Les épées, roman by Roger Nimier( Book )
34 editions published between 1948 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 252 libraries worldwide
The Versailles I love by Robert Descharnes( Book )
6 editions published between 1958 and 1974 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Les enfants tristes, roman by Roger Nimier( Book )
30 editions published between 1951 and 1993 in French and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Dans trois sections, on voit Olivier Malentraide comme un enfant monté contre sa famille, comme un jeune homme qui fait des bêtises, et comme un homme avec deux petites filles de l'aristocratie assez étranges
Journées de lectures by Roger Nimier( Book )
23 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in French and Undetermined and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Quarante portraits d'auteurs contemporains de langue française de premier plan: Cocteau, Giono, Larbaud, Simenon, Sartre, Alain, Aymé, Blondin, etc. Un plaisir pour le lecteur qui aime la clarté et l'audace
Histoire d'un amour, roman by Roger Nimier( Book )
31 editions published between 1953 and 1988 in French and held by 172 libraries worldwide
L'Étrangère by Roger Nimier( Book )
17 editions published between 1968 and 1980 in French and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Le grand d'Espagne by Roger Nimier( Book )
28 editions published between 1950 and 1997 in French and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Correspondance, 1950-1962 by Jacques Chardonne( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in French and Undetermined and held by 137 libraries worldwide
L'élève d'Aristote by Roger Nimier( Book )
6 editions published in 1981 in French and held by 115 libraries worldwide
D'Artagnan amoureux; ou, Cinq ans avant by Roger Nimier( Book )
17 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in French and English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Un amusant et sérieux pastiche de Dumas qui mérite de s'insérer dans la célèbre série inaugurée par "Les trois mousquetaires". L'auteur semble avoir bien fréquenté son illustre modèle et nous donne un récit que celui-ci n'eût point désavoué
Les Indes Galandes : nouvelles et contes by Roger Nimier( Book )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in French and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Recueil inédit rassemblant neuf nouvelles et contes publiés dans différentes revues, de cet écrivain parisien, né en 1925, mort dans un accident d'automobile en 1962
The blue hussar by Roger Nimier( Book )
11 editions published between 1952 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 libraries worldwide
At 20, in 1945, Nimier joined the French 2nd Hussar Regiment and wound up in Germany at war's end. Five years later, in The Blue Hussar, he described French troops in action. Two hussars, Sanders and Saint-Anne, finally surrender unconditionally to a handsome, sensual girl named Rita. Sanders had met her in what was then a conventional way: he raped her. Sanders becomes author Nimier's prototype of the fundamentally good Frenchman gone wrong
Amour & néant by Roger Nimier( Book )
5 editions published in 1951 in French and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Les écrivains sont-ils bêtes? : essais by Roger Nimier( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in French and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Lettres à Roger Nimier by Jacques Chardonne( Book )
12 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in French and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Perfide by Roger Nimier( Book )
13 editions published between 1950 and 1989 in French and Undetermined and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Les trois mousquetaires by Alexandre Dumas( Book )
24 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in French and German and held by 78 libraries worldwide
In The Three Musketeers see a view of history: the Middle Ages because it is a chivalric epic, the seventeenth century dominated by Richelieu founder of modern France, romance because of the exceptional heroes, who disappeared from a contemporary society of the poetics, took refuge in the novel. The author displays his art: surprise, speed, humor, color, the sense of mystery and grandeur. The reader experiences adventure as D'Artagnan, seduction as Aramis, herculean strength as Porthos, depth as Athos, the poetics of Dumas
 
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Alternative Names
Nimier de la Perrière, Roger 1925-1962
Nimier, Roger
Nimier, Roger 1925-1962
Perrière, Roger N. de la 1925-1962
Perrière, Roger Nimier de la 1925-1962
ニミエ, ロジェ
Languages
French (354)
English (22)
German (3)
Czech (1)
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