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Izzo, Jean-Claude

Overview
Works: 81 works in 457 publications in 12 languages and 3,703 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  History  Detective and mystery stories  Biography 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Creator, Editor, Interviewee
Classifications: PQ2669.Z95, 843.914
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Publications about Jean-Claude Izzo
Publications by Jean-Claude Izzo
Publications by Jean-Claude Izzo, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jean-Claude Izzo
 
Most widely held works by Jean-Claude Izzo
Total chaos by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
63 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 743 libraries worldwide
Jean-Claude Izzo's . . . growing literary renown and huge sales are leading to a recognizable new trend in continental fiction: the rise of the sophisticated Mediterranean thriller. . . . Caught between pride and crime, racism and fraternity, tragedy and light, messy urbanization and generous beauty, the city for detective Fabio Montale is a Utopia, an ultimate port of call for exiles. There, he is torn between fatalism and revolt, despair and sensualism. - The Economist This first installment in the legendary "Marseilles Trilogy" sees Fabio Montale turning his back on a police force marred by corruption and racism and taking the fight against the mafia into his own hands. Jean-Claude Izzo achieved astoundingly rapid success with his "Marseilles Trilogy". He died in Marseilles in 2000 at the age of 55
Chourmo by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
63 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Fabio Montale has left the police force marred by corruption, racism and greed to follow the serene rhythms of his native town: the sea, fishing, and the local bar. But staying out is not going to be so easy. When his cousin's son goes missing, Montale is dragged back into the mean streets of a violent crime infested Marseille. To discover the truth about the boy's disappearance, he infiltrates a dangerous underworld of mobsters, religious fanatics, crooked cops and ordinary people driven to extremes by desperation
A sun for the dying by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
39 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Homeless Rico travels from Paris to Marseilles, seeking warmth both of the climate and of the soul
Solea by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
58 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Ex-cop, loner, and would-be bon vivant, Fabio Montale is back. His heartfelt cry against the criminal forces devastating his beloved Marseilles provides the touching conclusion to a trilogy that epitomizes the aspirations and ideals of the Mediterranean noir movement
The lost sailors by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 291 libraries worldwide
In this moving investigation into the human comedy, the men aboard an impounded freighter in the port of Marseilles are divided: Wait for the money owed them, or accept their fate and abandon ship? Captain Abdul Aziz is determined to save his charge and do the right thing by his men
Les marins perdus by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in French and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Dans le port de Marseille, trois hommes survivent à bord de l'Aldébaran, en espérant la reprise de leur cargo par un nouvel armateur. Ils partagent leurs souvenirs et leurs doutes. Autour d'eux, Marseille, ville métisse, à leur image, pleine de souvenirs et sans avenir, où ils nouent des aventures
Garlic, mint & sweet basil : essays on Marseilles, Mediterranean cuisine, and noir fiction by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Available for the first time in English in Howard Curtis's brilliant translation this collection of personal essays shows Izzo at his most contemplative and insightful. He writes beautifully about the city he loved, the sea to which he belonged, and the literary movement that made him famous
One helluva mess by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Fabio Montale ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in French and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A crime squad superintendant who knows Marseille like the back of his hand, finds that the city crawls with gangs, corrupt policemen, shady politicians, and the mafia are all standing in the way of justice
Vivre fatigue : nouvelles by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Scène de rupture, drame du racisme ... Six faits divers pour six nouvelles aux allures de tragédie antique
Misdaad in Marseille by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Dutch and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Trilogie over een eigenzinnige detective in Marseille
Die Marseille-Trilogie by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Fabio Montale ist ein kleiner Polizist mit Hang zum guten Essen und einem grossen Herz für all die verschiedenen Bewohner der Hafenstadt: die Italiener, die Spanier, die Nordafrikaner und auch die Franzosen. Ob einer Polizist wird oder Gangster, das ist reiner biographischer Zufall. Freund bleibt Freund
Clovis Hugues : un Rouge du Midi by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in French and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Loin de tous rivages by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in French and held by 33 libraries worldwide
L'auteur de "Total Kéops" et de "Chourmo" poursuit dans ce recueil de poèmes sa déclaration d'amour au sud
La Méditerranée française by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Méditerranées : une anthologie by Michel Le Bris( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Marseille by Jean-Jacques Jordi( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
La trilogie Fabio Montale by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in French and held by 26 libraries worldwide
L'ouvrage reprend les aventures du héros Fabio Montale. Il contient une biographie de l'auteur
Aldebaran : [Roman] by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in German and held by 25 libraries worldwide
L'Aride des jours by Jean-Claude Izzo( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in French and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Dans le silence des pierres, mis en image par Catherine Bouretz, Jean-Claude Izzo questionne notre aujourd'hui, ce temps des illusions
 
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Alternative Names
Izzo, Jean-Claude
イゾ, ジャン=クロード
Languages
French (189)
German (46)
Italian (44)
English (31)
Polish (14)
Spanish (9)
Dutch (7)
Catalan (4)
Danish (3)
Portuguese (3)
Japanese (1)
Czech (1)
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