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Postif, Louis

Overview
Works: 402 works in 1,196 publications in 2 languages and 2,320 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  Folklore  Detective and mystery stories  History  Christmas stories  Short stories, English  Sea stories 
Roles: Translator, Other, Author of introduction, Author, tra, Adapter, Editor, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3523.O46, 813
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louis Postif
The road by Jack London( Book )
9 editions published between 1931 and 2001 in French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What Mr. London did so graphically for the poorest quarters of London a few years ago, he now does for the American underworld of the tramp and hobo, a territory in which his young Wanderlust led him far afield
Croc-Blanc by Jack London( Book )
34 editions published between 1923 and 2013 in French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Croc-Blanc, un jeune chien-loup, a grandi dans un camp d'Indiens dans le Grand Nord. Obligé de tuer pour survivre, il devient un animal hargneux et solitaire et seul, son maître Castor gris, n'a rien à craindre. Acheté par une brute, il participe à des combats de chiens et redevient une bête sauvage
John Barleycorn alcoholic memoirs by Jack London( Book )
14 editions published between 1928 and 2000 in French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Barleycorn (littéralement John Graindorge), c'est pour l'américain de la rue la personnification familière de l'alcool, et d'abord du whisky, le mauvais génie des compagnons de comptoir. Publié en 1912, quatre ans avant la mort de London, c'est son dernier grand livre. Il y raconte sa vie, vue à travers la lentille déformante d'une bouteille. Son autobiographie d'alcoolique, en quelque sorte
Michael, brother of Jerry by Jack London( Book )
26 editions published between 1925 and 2004 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cette édition (texte intégral) est enrichie d'un ##Entracte## ou dossier de 16 pages sur l'auteur et son oeuvre
The jacket by Jack London( Book )
11 editions published between 1925 and 2000 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le dernier roman de London, publié en 1915. Darrell Standing, qui attend son heure dans le couloir de la mort, se projette dans ses existences antérieures, et en revit les épisodes clés, de la Palestine à l'époque de Jésus au Paris de Louis XIII. Dans tous les cas, il est témoin de l'injustice du destin et de la folie des hommes. Aussi marchera-t-il vers la pendaison le sourire aux lèvres
The iron heel by Jack London( Book )
15 editions published between 1933 and 2002 in French and English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this harrowing tale of class warfare that merges science fiction and fantasy, a powerful state organization known as "The Iron Heel" is determined to crush the working class -- at any cost
Dix petits nègres = Ten little niggers by Agatha Christie( Book )
24 editions published between 1940 and 1990 in French and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un invité va élaborer un plan diabolique pour tuer d'anciens criminels ayant échappé à la justice lui même étant un criminel très dangereux
Contes des mers du sud : nouvelles by Jack London( Book )
16 editions published between 1931 and 1982 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"La série Bilingue propose: une traduction fidèle et intégrale, accompagnée de nombreuses notes, une méthode originale de perfectionnement par un contact direct avec les œuvres d'auteurs étrangers."--Éditeur
Les enfants du froid : nouvelles by Jack London( Book )
9 editions published between 1932 and 2000 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dix récits (1901-1902) ayant pour décor la ruée vers l'or de 1897. Préface de Francis Lacassin
Le crime de l'Orient-Express = Murder on the Orient-Express by Agatha Christie( Book )
21 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dans l'Orient-Express bloqué par la neige, Hercule Poirot mène l'enquête. Puisque le criminel ne peut être que dans le wagon, il lui faut examiner tous les lélments : les douze voyageurs de nationalités différentes, les douzes coups de poignards, les alibis de chacun
En pays lointain by Jack London( Book )
16 editions published between 1926 and 1979 in French and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 nouvelles de London, dures, sans pitié comme le climat du Nord où les hommes dépeints sont, souvent, plus meurtriers que le froid qui y règne
Murder for Christmas by Agatha Christie( Book )
12 editions published between 1946 and 1994 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
26 mystery and detective stories with a Christmas theme
Nomades du Nord by James Oliver Curwood( Book )
23 editions published between 1925 and 1973 in French and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miki, a dog, and Nioua, a bear, are fast friends, and Miki undertakes a desperate search across the Canadian north to find Nioua after the two become separated
The cruise of the Snark by Jack London( Book )
13 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En 1907, J. London entame une croisière autour du monde de 18 mois, à bord du Snark, un voilier qu'il a fait lui-même construire. Ce texte, composé des articles que J. London adressait aux journaux au fil de ses escales, est complété de notes et d'annexes sur l'histoire de la croisière et ses événements. L'ensemble est complété par une étude sur le Snark
L'épaisseur d'un cheveu : (A hair divides) by Claude Houghton( Book )
8 editions published in 1938 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sea wolf by Jack London( Book )
13 editions published between 1927 and 2002 in French and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life of a Norwegian sealing schooner and a grim picture of a sailor who is a combination of savage and superman
Le Fils du loup by Jack London( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six nouvelles de Jack London. Mackenzie, Zarinska, Yukon, Malamute Kid, Pastilik, Unga: des noms aux consonances dures qui évoquent des lieux et des êtres sauvages du pays des grandes solitudes. Les personnages de London sont entiers et violents
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Book )
16 editions published between 1937 and 2002 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Linnet Doyle is young, beautiful, and rich. She's the girl who has everything - including the man her best friends loves. Linnet and her new husband take a cruise on the Nile and something is dangerouly amiss
The mystery of the blue train by Agatha Christie( Book )
13 editions published between 1947 and 1982 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bound for the Riviera, detective Hercule Poirot has boarded Le Train Bleu, an elegant, leisurely means of travel, free of intrigue. Then he meets Ruth Kettering. The American heiress - bailing out of a doomed marriage - is en route to reconcile with her former lover. But by morning, her private affairs are made public when she is found murdered in her luxury compartment. The rumour of a strange man loitering in the victim's shadow is all Poirot has to go on. Until Mrs. Kettering's secret life begins to unfold
The scarlet plague by Jack London( Book )
12 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sixty years after a plague sweeps across the planet, James Howard Smith, one of the few survivors from the pre-plague era, tries to impart the value of knowledge and wisdom to his grandsons
 
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Alternative Names
Clerval, Richard de
Postif, Louis, b. 1887
Languages
French (306)
English (2)
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