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Charrière, Henri 1906-1973

Overview
Works: 190 works in 1,072 publications in 32 languages and 8,542 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Drama  Action and adventure films  Personal narratives  Fiction  Prison films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Juvenile works  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Other, Narrator, Performer, Actor
Classifications: HV8956.G8, B
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Papillon by Henri Charrière( Book )

448 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in 28 languages and held by 1,366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Condemned for a murder he had not committed, Henri Charriere (nicknamed Papillon) was sent to the penal colony of French Guiana. 42 days after his arrival he made his first break for freedom. Recaptured, he was sent to Devil's Island, a hell-hole of disease & brutality. In 13 years he made nine daring escapes. This translation originally published
Banco: the further adventures of Papillon by Henri Charrière( Book )

25 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Banco, Henri Charriere tells the gripping story of his years on the loose in Venezuela after his escape from Devil's Island
Papillon by Franklin J Schaffner( Visual )

65 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thrilling adventure of an escape from a French Guiana prison
Banco by Henri Charrière( Book )

101 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografische roman, waarin de schrijver, die jarenlang in strafkolonies in Zuid-Amerika gevangen zat, het hoe en waarom van zijn leven uit de doeken doet
Banco; récit by Henri Charrière( Book )

20 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in French and Hebrew and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papillon : người tù khỏ̂ sai by Henri Charrière( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in Vietnamese and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banco : d. weiteren Abenteuer d. Papillon by Henri Charrière( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nach 13 Sträflingsjahren 1946 aus der Strafkolonie von El Dorado im venezolanischen Dschungel entlassen fand der ehemalige Bagnosträfling äPapillonä in der ersten Zeit seiner neugewonnenen Freiheit die uneingeschränkte Unterstützung der einfachen armen Menschen dieses Landstrichs, die dem entlassenen Sträfling mit selbstverständlicher Barmherzigkeit begegneten
Papillon( Visual )

10 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Henri Charriere, also known as Papillon, which is French for 'butterfly' (the character even sports a large tattoo of a butterfly. A petty criminal, Papillon is wrongly convicted of murder and sentenced to life in a French penal colony in 'Guiane' (French Guiana, South America). Papillon is determined to escape but attempt after attempt meets with difficulty, resulting in eventual recapture. He continues his attempts to escape despite incarcerations in solitary confinement as punishment
Triangulation formelle de certains systemes de pfaff completement integrables et application a l'etude C-infini des systemes lineaires by Henri Charrière( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterfly affair ; The cop in blue jeans( Visual )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterfly affair: several burglars stage a daring theft from the steaming jungles only to experience betrayal from one of their own. The cop in blue jeans: an undercover cop finds and arrests a series of purse snatchers then discovers an American at the top of an evil ring of thieves
Papillon by Henri Charrière( Recording )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1931 the author was condemned to life imprisonment for a murder he did not commit. He was transported to French Guiana, and during the next fourteen years made several daring escapes from grim jungle prisons
The Rings of formal and convergent inverse factorial series by Henri Charrière( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Steve McQueen collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of films starring Steve McQueen
Banco die weiteren Abenteuer d. Papillon by Henri Charrière( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in Undetermined and German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revansch! by Henri Charrière( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in Swedish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banco by Henri Charrière( Recording )

2 editions published in 1980 in Danish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papillon by Henri Charrière( Recording )

2 editions published in 1980 in Danish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papillon by Henri Charrière( Recording )

2 editions published in 1980 in Danish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papillon by Henri Charrière( Recording )

2 editions published in 1980 in Danish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Papillon
Alternative Names
Charrere, Henri A. 1906-1973

Charrière, Henri

Charrière, Henri A. 1905-1973

Henri Charrière écrivain français

Henri Charrière escritor y criminal francés

Henri Charrière Frans schrijver

Henri Charrière fransk skribent

Henri Charrière französischer Schriftsteller

Henri Charrière French convict and author

Henri Charrière scrittore francese

Papillon.

Papillon 1906-1973

Šar'er, Anri 1906-1973

Ṣāriyar, Hen̲r̲i 1906-1973

Šarjer, Anri 1906-1973

Šarjērs, Anrī 1906-1973

Анри Шариер

Анрі Шарр'єр

Шарьер, Анри

אנרי שרייר

שרייר, הנרי, 1906-1973

آنری شاریر نویسنده فرانسوی

هنري شاريير، 1906-1973

ئانری شاریێر

ഹെൻറി ഷാരിയർ

샤르에르, 앙리 1906-1973

샤리에르, 앙리 1906-1973

샤리에르, 앙리 A. 1905-1973

샤리엘, 앙리 1906-1973

앙리 샤리에르

アンリ・シャリエール

シャリエール, アンリ

Languages
English (190)

French (160)

German (121)

Spanish (118)

Italian (35)

Vietnamese (30)

Danish (25)

Turkish (25)

Dutch (21)

Portuguese (17)

Swedish (17)

Czech (14)

Russian (10)

Hungarian (9)

Finnish (8)

Hebrew (7)

Multiple languages (6)

Slovenian (6)

Tamil (5)

Polish (4)

Romanian (3)

Japanese (2)

Telugu (1)

Arabic (1)

Indonesian (1)

Persian (1)

Korean (1)

Malay (1)

Iranian (1)

Bengali (1)

Catalan (1)

Serbian (1)

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