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Motteux, Peter Anthony 1660-1718

Overview
Works: 672 works in 2,205 publications in 4 languages and 25,050 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Picaresque fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Picaresque literature  Romances  Humorous fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Other, Editor, Annotator, Lyricist, Commentator, Performer, tra
Classifications: PQ6329, 863.3
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Gargantua and Pantagruel by François Rabelais( Book )

105 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,835 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 first part of the life and achievements of the renowned Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

85 editions published between 1847 and 1990 in English and German and held by 1,924 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
Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

34 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Quixote is a middle-aged gentleman from the region of La Mancha in central Spain. Obsessed with the chivalrous ideals touted in books he has read, he decides to take up his lance and sword to defend the helpless and destroy the wicked. After a first failed adventure, he sets out on a second one with a somewhat befuddled laborer named Sancho Panza, whom he has persuaded to accompany him as his faithful squire. In return for Sanchoʹs services, Don Quixote promises to make Sancho the wealthy governor of an isle. On his horse, Rocinante, a barn nag well past his prime, Don Quixote rides the roads of Spain in search of glory and grand adventure. He gives up food, shelter, and comfort, all in the name of a peasant woman, Dulcinea del Toboso, whom he envisions as a princess
Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells Cervantes' story of the adventures of an eccentric Spanish country gentleman and his companion who set out as a knight and squire of old to right wrongs and punish evil
Camilla : An opera. As it is perform'd at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane, by Her Majesty's servants by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

27 editions published between 1706 and 2018 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the renown'd Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( )

49 editions published between 1700 and 1976 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The island princess, or The generous Portuguese. Made into an opera. As it is performed at the Theatre Royal. All the musical entertainments, and the greatest part of the play new by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

25 editions published between 1699 and 1724 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1701 and 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1694 and 1981 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

29 editions published between 1704 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 311 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( )

16 editions published between 1698 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 306 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( )

10 editions published between 1696 and 1981 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Europes revels for the peace and His Majesties happy return : a musical interlude : with a panegyrical poem spoken there on the same occasion by John Eccles( )

13 editions published between 1697 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomyris, queen of Scythia. An opera by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

26 editions published between 1707 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 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( )

13 editions published between 1696 and 1974 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria : a poem occasioned by the death of Her Majesty, addrest to three persons of honour by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

11 editions published between 1695 and 1977 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12535645. (stc) Wing M2956. (vid) 62854. (DLPS) A51503.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A51503.0001.001. 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. Mary -- II, -- Queen of England, -- 1662-1694 -- Poetry
The loves of Mars & Venus : a play set to music, as it is acted at the New Theatre, in Little Lincolns Inn-Fields, by His Majesty's servants by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

15 editions published between 1696 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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( )

16 editions published between 1695 and 1982 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambassadeur de Louis XIV, l'auteur dresse un portrait du Maroc
The island princess, or, The generous Portuguese : made into an opera, as it is performed at the Theatre Royal by Peter Anthony Motteux( )

10 editions published between 1699 and 1989 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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 (583)

French (6)

Spanish (1)

German (1)