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Motteux, Peter Anthony 1660-1718

Overview
Works: 492 works in 1,947 publications in 4 languages and 22,840 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Picaresque literature  Picaresque fiction  Action and adventure fiction  History  Romances  Novels  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Editor, Lyricist, Annotator, Commentator, Performer, Other, tra
Classifications: PQ6329, 863.3
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Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

155 editions published between 1803 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 3,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the adventures of an eccentric hidalgo who adopted the name of Don Quixote de la Mancha when brain became addled from reading too many romances on knighthood. Don Quixote has known most of the misfortunes that can befall a man and yet remains of good humor and stout heart
Gargantua and Pantagruel by François Rabelais( Book )

107 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Life of Gargantua and of Pantagruel (in French, La vie de Gargantua et de Pantagruel) is a connected series of five novels written in the 16th century by Franco̧is Rabelais. It is the story of two giants, a father (Gargantua) and his son (Pantagruel) and their adventures, written in an amusing, extravagant, satirical vein."--Wikipedia
The island princess, or, The generous Portuguese : made into an opera, as it is performed at the Theatre Royal by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

77 editions published between 1699 and 2018 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

61 editions published between 1854 and 2010 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camilla : An opera. As it is perform'd at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane, by Her Majesty's servants by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

25 editions published between 1706 and 2018 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camilla by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

23 editions published between 1707 and 2018 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem in praise of tea by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

15 editions published between 1701 and 2010 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rape of Europa by Jupiter (1694) ; and, Acis and Galatea (1701) by Peter Anthony Motteux( Book )

14 editions published between 1694 and 1981 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britain's happiness : a musical interlude by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

27 editions published between 1704 and 2011 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem upon tea by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

9 editions published between 1712 and 2005 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She ventures, and he wins : a comedy acted at the New Theatre in Little Lincoln's-Inn Fields by His Majesty's servants by Ariadne( )

10 editions published between 1696 and 1974 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love's a jest : a comedy as it is acted at the new theatre in Little-Lincolns-Inn-Fields by His Majesties servants by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

8 editions published between 1696 and 1981 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauty in distress : as it is acted at the theatre in Little Lincolns-Inn-Fields by His Majesties servants by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

12 editions published between 1698 and 1981 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words for an entertainment at the music-feast on St. Ceceila's Day : being the 22d of November, 1695 by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

6 editions published between 1695 and 1984 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of original in Chetham's Library. (marc) 11769746. (stc) Wing M2965. (vid) 48831. (DLPS) A51511.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A51511.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Saint Cecilia's Day
The present state of the empire of Morocco : with a faithful account of the manners, religion, and government of that people by Pidou de Saint-Olon( )

11 editions published between 1695 and 1982 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Epistle dedicatory" signed: Peter Motteux. Item at reel 1239:4 identified as Wing S347 (number cancelled). Reproduction of original in the Bodleian and Harvard University Library. (marc) AUC7501. (stc) Wing (2nd ed.) P2159. (vid) 41112. (DLPS) A70800.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A70800.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Morocco -- Description and travel. Motteux, Peter Anthony, 1660-1718
The temple of love : a pastoral opera by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

23 editions published between 1706 and 2018 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ode de Mr. Boileau sur la prise de Namur : avec une parodie de la mesme ode by Nicolas Boileau Despréaux( )

5 editions published between 1695 and 1984 in French and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amorous miser, or, The younger the wiser : a comedy by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

19 editions published between 1705 and 2011 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of Doctor François Rabelais, abstractor of the quintessence; being an account of the inestimable life of the great Gargantua, and of the heroic deeds, sayings and marvellous voyages of his son the good Pantagruel: the whole faithfully rendered into English by François Rabelais( Book )

10 editions published between 1927 and 1933 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gargantua and Pantagruel" is a satire ridiculing the educational and religious establishment of Rabelais' time
 
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Don Quixote
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Peter Anthony Motteux anglický novinář, spisovatel, dramatik a překladatel

Peter Anthony Motteux English writer

Peter Anthony Motteux Frans toneelschrijver (1663-1718)

Languages
English (684)

French (10)

Spanish (1)

German (1)

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Gargantua and PantagruelThe history of the ingenious gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha