WorldCat Identities

Postif, Louis

Overview
Works: 398 works in 1,312 publications in 2 languages and 2,615 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Biography  History  Allegories  Nature stories  Action and adventure fiction  Political fiction  Sea stories 
Roles: Translator, Other, tra, Author of introduction, Author, Adapter, Editor, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3523.O46, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louis Postif
White fang by Jack London( Book )

51 editions published between 1923 and 2016 in French and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce roman de Jack London a fait l'objet de nombreuses éditions et réimpressions. Nul ne peut demeurer indifférent à l'histoire de ce chien-loup tout d'une pièce et à ses luttes implacables dans le Grand Nord. Pour les 11-13 ans. James Prunier a su capter et traduire dans ses illustrations, toute l'intensité de la trame
The iron heel by Jack London( Book )

19 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in French and English and held by 52 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
Michael, brother of Jerry by Jack London( Book )

28 editions published between 1925 and 2004 in French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cette édition (texte intégral) est enrichie d'un ##Entracte## ou dossier de 16 pages sur l'auteur et son oeuvre
Dix petits nègres = Ten little niggers by Agatha Christie( Book )

28 editions published between 1940 and 1993 in French and held by 45 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
The sea wolf by Jack London( Book )

15 editions published between 1927 and 2002 in French and English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of a Norwegian sealing schooner and a grim picture of a sailor who is a combination of savage superman
En pays lointain by Jack London( Book )

17 editions published between 1926 and 1979 in French and Undetermined and held by 36 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
Children of the frost by Jack London( Book )

8 editions published between 1932 and 2000 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of ten short stories about Indians of the frozen northland, familiar to the author from his travels during the gold rush
South Sea tales by Jack London( Book )

15 editions published between 1931 and 1982 in French and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of stories that portray life in the South Seas
Nomads of the North by James Oliver Curwood( Book )

23 editions published between 1925 and 1973 in French and held by 34 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
Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie( Book )

17 editions published between 1937 and 2002 in French and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linnet Doyle is young, beautiful, and rich. She's the girl who has everything-including the man her best friend loves. Linnet and her new husband take a cruise on the Nile, where they meet the brilliant detective Hercule Poirot. It should be an idyllic trip, yet Poirot has a vague, uneasy feeling that something is dangerously amiss
A hair divides by Claude Houghton( Book )

10 editions published in 1938 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Vagabond des étoiles : roman by Jack London( Book )

8 editions published between 1925 and 2000 in French and held by 33 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 cruise of the Snark by Jack London( Book )

12 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
The son of the wolf by Jack London( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories of the Yukon. The author's first book
The road by Jack London( Book )

9 editions published between 1931 and 1978 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1894, an eighteen-year-old Jack London quit his job shoveling coal, hopped a freight train, and left California on the first leg of a ten thousand-mile odyssey. This book features several stories that London told about his hoboing days
La peste écarlate ; et autres nouvelles by Jack London( Book )

13 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans ce roman d'anticipation, J. London imagine qu'en 2013, un immense fléau, contre lequel la science est demeurée impuissante, dépeuple le monde et anéantit l'humanité. Cependant, un espoir subsiste : les livres patiemment recueillis dans une grotte par un vieillard assureront peut-être la régénération de l'homme. Une fable sur les grandes peurs qui ravagent le monde
The informer by Liam O'Flaherty( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 2003 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse: Roman psychologique (intime)
The mystery of the blue train by Agatha Christie( Book )

13 editions published between 1947 and 1982 in French and held by 30 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. --publisher description
Le Noël d'Hercule Poirot by Agatha Christie( Book )

12 editions published between 1946 and 1994 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pourquoi mourir assassiné un 24 décembre? Et surtout par qui? [SDM]
On the Makaloa mat by Jack London( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unlike the women of most warm races, those of Hawaii age well and nobly. With no pretence of make-up or cunning concealment of time's inroads, the woman who sat under the hau tree might have been permitted as much as fifty years by a judge competent anywhere over the world save in Hawaii. Yet her children and her grandchildren, and Roscoe Scandwell who had been her husband for forty years, knew that she was sixty-four and would be sixty-five come the next twenty-second day of June. But she did not look it, despite the fact that she thrust reading glasses on her nose as she read her magazine and took them off when her gaze desired to wander in the direction of the half-dozen children playing on the lawn
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Death on the Nile
Alternative Names
Clerval, Richard de

Louis Postif Frans vertaler (1887-1942)

Louis Postif französischer Übersetzer

Louis Postif French translator

Postif, Louis, b. 1887

Languages
French (313)

English (4)

Covers
Le Noël d'Hercule Poirot