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Michon, Pierre 1945-

Overview
Works: 100 works in 461 publications in 11 languages and 6,461 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Interviews  Conference papers and proceedings  Short stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer
Classifications: PQ2673.I298, 843.914
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Rimbaud the son by Pierre Michon( Book )
43 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Impressionistische schets van het leven van de Franse dichter (1854-1891)
Les onze by Pierre Michon( Book )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Corentin, a painter brought up among provincial aristocracy, is commissioned by Louis XV's mistress to create a painting which he calls "The Eleven," representing the eleven members of the Committee of Public Safety
The origin of the world by Pierre Michon( Book )
39 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 439 libraries worldwide
Lost in a succession of rainy days and sleepless nights, the young teacher falls under the spell of one of the town's residents, Yvonne, a woman of transcendent beauty. "Everything about her screamed desire, something that people say enough that it's almost meaningless, but it was a quality that she gave of generously to everyone, to herself, to nothing, when she was alone and had forgotten herself, setting something in motion while settling a fingertip to the counter, turning her head slightly, gold earrings brushing her cheek while she watched you or watched nothing at all; this desire was open, like a wound; and she knew it, wore it with valor, with passion. But what are words?" In Michon's hands, words are marvels."--Cover
Small lives by Pierre Michon( Book )
52 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 359 libraries worldwide
"In Small Lives, Pierre Michon paints portraits of eight individuals whose stories span two centuries in his native region of La Creuse. In the process of exploring their lives, he explores the act of writing and his emotional connection to both. The quest to trace and recall these interconnected lives seared into his memory ultimately becomes a quest to grasp his own humanity and discover his own voice."--book jacket
Masters and servants by Pierre Michon( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Stories featuring historical painters and their milieus. In Io mi voglio divertir, the dying Watteau burns his erotic paintings, while in Trust This Sign, a starving Lorentino swaps a masterpiece for a pig. By a French writer
Le roi du bois by Pierre Michon( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in French and Dutch and held by 187 libraries worldwide
De knecht van de 17e-eeuwse Franse landschapsschilder Lorrain kijkt bitter terug op zijn ondergeschikte positie
Corps du roi by Pierre Michon( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in French and German and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Abbés by Pierre Michon( Book )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Trois récits situés dans le milieu ecclésiastique, au moment de l'installation des premiers monastères bénédictins dans les marais vendéens, vers l'an mil, une époque où se rapprochent christianisme et paganisme
Maîtres et serviteurs by Pierre Michon( Book )
24 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Verhalen over mensen uit de omgeving van vier grote kunstschilders
Vie de Joseph Roulin by Pierre Michon( Book )
25 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in French and Dutch and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Biografische schets van de Franse postbode, die door Van Gogh verschillende malen geschilderd is
Mythologies d'hiver by Pierre Michon( Book )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in French and held by 141 libraries worldwide
""Il m'importe peu que la Gévaudan et l'Irlande soient les scènes où se jouent ces drames brefs. Ce qui m'importe, c'est qu'avec le monde on fasse des pays et des langues, avec le chaos du sens, avec les prés des champs de bataille, avec nos actes des légendes et cette forme sophistiquée de la légende qu'est l'histoire, avec les noms communs du nom propre.""
L'empereur d'Occident by Pierre Michon( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in French and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Winter mythologies : and Abbots by Pierre Michon( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Le roi vient quand il veut : propos sur la littérature by Pierre Michon( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in French and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Cet ensemble d'entretiens donnés par P. Michon est organisé autour de trois thèmes : la vie et l'oeuvre de ses écrivains favoris (Flaubert, Faulkner, Giono, Volodine...), l'évocation de son propre passé et de son travail d'écrivain, l'exploration des grands mythes autour desquels s'organise la société
Trois auteurs by Pierre Michon( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Concerne notamment Charles-Albert Cingria
Pierre Michon by Agnès Castiglione( visu )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in French and Undetermined and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Pierre Michon a peu publie et tard. Il n'a rien a signaler sur sa vie uniquement sauvee par l'ecriture. Il dit se nourir de ses lectures et de ses observations pendant les periodes d'ecritures, comme un "filtre humain". Dans se film il decrit sa methode d'ecriture, methodique et imperieuse dictant des pages d'un seul jet qu'il ne retouchera qu'une fois le film de la pensee calmee
B-17 G by Pierre Bergounioux( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in French and Spanish and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman historique
Bovary by Magdi Senadji( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Inventer une vie : la fabrique littéraire de l'individu by Alexandre Gefen( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in French and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Un début dans la vie by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in French and held by 22 libraries worldwide
The novel A Start in Life is part of the Scenes of Private Life section of Honore de Balzac's masterpiece of nineteenth-century realism, The Human Comedy. In much of Balzac's work, the aristocracy is portrayed as vain, duplicitous, and greedy. But in this novel, it is members of the working class who are mercilessly skewered when what starts out as a harmless prank rapidly snowballs into a comedy of errors with profound consequences
 
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Alternative Names
Michon, Pierre
Pierre Michon Frans schrijver
Pierre Michon fransk författare
Pierre Michon fransk skribent
Pierre Michon französischer Schriftsteller
Pierre Michon French writer
Pierre Michon scrittore francese
Мишон, Пьер
П'єр Мішон
بيير ميشون، 1945-
پیر میشون نویسنده فرانسوی
پیەر میشۆن
ピエール・ミション
Languages
French (295)
English (32)
Spanish (16)
German (14)
Dutch (7)
Catalan (3)
Italian (1)
Polish (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Galician (1)
Czech (1)
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