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Yourcenar, Marguerite

Overview
Works: 1,228 works in 4,902 publications in 15 languages and 54,345 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Poetry  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Biographical fiction  Historical fiction 
Subject Headings: Authors, French 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, Other, Honoree, Creator, Narrator, Dedicatee, Adapter, Correspondent, Contributor, Performer
Classifications: PQ2649.O8, 843.912
Publication Timeline
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Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
88 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 3,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fictionalized letter from the Roman Emperor Hadrian (A.D. 76 - 138) to his successor, the youthful Marcus Aurelius
The abyss by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
12 editions published between 1957 and 1997 in English and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel of 16th century Europe. A young man, destined for the Church, rejects his theological studies and takes up with the scientific studies of the times
L'Œuvre au noir by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
136 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman historique. Roman philosophique
Mishima : a vision of the void by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mémoires d'Hadrien ; (suivi de) Carnets de notes de "Mémoires d'Hadrien" by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
142 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marguerite Yourcenar trouva un jour cette phrase, dans la Correspondance de Flaubert : " Les dieux n
Coup de grâce by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
23 editions published between 1939 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oriental tales by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A coin in nine hands by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
10 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"During the space of a day in Rome in 1933, a ten-lira coin passes through the hands of nine people--including an aging artist, a prostitute, and a would-be assassin of Mussolini. The coin becomes the symbol of contact between human beings, each lost in private passions and nearly impenetrable solitude."--From publisher description
Two lives and a dream by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and French and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Rembrandt's Amsterdam, An Obscure Man is the story of Nathanael - innocent, open to experience, borne like Everyman upon the stream of life. In A Lovely Morning, Nathanael's young son joins a touring company of Jacobean actors. Anna, soror..., the final tale, is an account of illicit passion in the baroque world of Naples
Fires by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Persoonlijke notities van de Belgische schrijfster Yourcenar afgewisseld met moderne versies van verhalen over figuren uit mythologie (o.a. Achilles, Patrocles en Sappho) en geschiedenis (o.a. het Griekse koppel Harmodius en Aristogiton)
Œuvres romanesques by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
48 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ce volume contient, comme indiqué, tous les ouvrages appartenant à la catégorie du roman, de la nouvelle et du conte de 1929 à 1982. Tous ces textes ont été définitivement revus pour cette édition sans notes qui offre cependant une chronologie et une bibliographie des huit oeuvres publiées
Denier du rêve. Version définitive by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
84 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une histoire de Rome de l'an XI du fascisme, "de certains milieux antifascistes de lépoche et du drame de leur révolte vouée à la clandestinité et à l'échec durant ces années où triomphait la dictature."--Cover
Alexis by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verslag van Alexis aan zijn ex-vrouw over zijn niet te onderdrukken seksuele neigingen
Nouvelles orientales by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
98 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orientales, toutes les créatures de Marguerite Yourcenar le sont à leur manière, subtilement. L'Hadrien des "Mémoires" se veut le plus grec des empereurs, comme Zénon, dans la quête de son "Oeuvre au Noir", paraît souvent instruit d'autres sagesse que celles de l'Occident. L'auteur elle-même, cheminant à travers "Le Labyrinthe du Monde", poursuit une grande méditation sur le devenir des hommes qui rejoint la pensée bouddhiste
Alexis ou le Traité du vain combat. Suivi de la Coup de grâce by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
82 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dans une longue lettre, Alexis "cherche à sortir d'une situation fausse qui est léchec de son mariage." "Le coup de grâce se situe dans les Pays baltes. ... Le sujet central du roman est avant tout une communauté d'espèce, une solidarité du destin chez deux hommes et une femme soumis aux mêmes privations et aux mêmes dangers."--Cover
Mémoires d'Hadrien by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
88 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in French and Undetermined and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman historique
Sous bénéfice d'inventaire; [essai by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
62 editions published between 1962 and 1989 in French and English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sept essais critiques, par la première femme à entrer à l'Académie française. Principaux auteurs abordés: Thomas Mann, Constantin Cavafy, Selma Lagerlöf, Agrippa d'Aubigné. D'autres essais sont consacrés au château de Chenonceaux et à ses habitants successifs, à ##L'Histoire Auguste## (portraits de 28 empereurs romains), aux ##Prisons imaginaires## de Piranèse (XVIIIe siècle)
Plays by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
3 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feux by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
65 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ces textes ont été écrits dans l'une des périodes (1936) les plus troublées sentimentalement de la vie de M. Yourcenar. Ils constituent un livre poétique, passionné et parfois désespéré
Le temps, ce grand sculpteur : essais by Marguerite Yourcenar ( Book )
27 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in French and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dix-huit essais disparates dans lesquels se mêlent le goût érudit du passé, la lutte pour des causes d'aujourd'hui et la passion de l'art, inséparable d'une réflexion morale et sensible. Quelques-uns de ces essais (quatre) sont inédits; d'autres ont déjà paru à la "Nouvelle revue française", dans le "Figaro", "Le Monde", etc
 
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Alternative Names
Cayrencourt, Marguerite de
Cleenewerck de Crayencour, Marguerite 1903-1987
Crayencour, Marguerite
Crayencour, Marguerite, 1903-1987
Crayencour, Marguerite Antoinette Jeanne Marie Ghislaine de
Crayencour, Marguerite C. de 1903-1987
Crayencour, Marguerite Cleenewerck de 1903-1987
Crayencour, Marguerite de.
Crayencour, Marguerite de, 1903-1987
Crogencourt, Marguerite 1903-1987
De Crayencour, M.
De Crayencour, Marguerite
Gioursenar, Margarita
Gioursenar, Margarita, 1903-
Giursenar, Margarita 1903-1987
I︠U︡rsenar, Margerit
Jourcenar, Marguerite 1903-1987
Jursenar, Margaret 1903-1987
Jursenar, Margerit
Jursenar, Margerit, 1903-1987
Jursenāra, Margerita, 1903-1987
Ûrsenar, Margerit
Yourcenar 1903-1987
Yourcenar, M. (Marguerite)
Yourcenar, Marg (Marguerite)
Yourcenar, Marguerite
Yourcenar, Marguerite, 1903-1987
Yuorcener, Marguerite
Yursenar, Margereṭ
Yūrsn̲ār, Mārkerit
Юрсенар, Маргерит
Юрсенар, Маргерит, 1903-1987
יורסנאר, מרגרט
ユルスナール, M
ユルスナール, マルグリット
Languages
French (980)
English (199)
Chinese (10)
Serbian (8)
Portuguese (5)
Catalan (2)
Croatian (2)
Greek, Modern (2)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
Japanese (1)
Polish (1)
Italian (1)
Korean (1)
Czech (1)
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