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Waltari, Mika 1908-1979

Overview
Works: 747 works in 3,568 publications in 31 languages and 14,371 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Historical fiction  Bibliography  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Creator, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Narrator
Classifications: PZ3.W16986, 894.5413
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The Egyptian : a novel by Mika Waltari( Book )
39 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 2,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Egypt, more than a thousand years before Christ, it encompasses all of the then-known world. It is told by Sinhue, physician to the Pharaoh, and is the story of his life. Through his eyes are seen innumerable characters, full drawn and covering the whole panorama of the ancient world
The Roman; the memoirs of Minutus Lausus Manilianus, who has won the insignia of a triumph, who has the rank of Consul, who is chairman of the Priests' Collegium of the God Vespasian and a member of the Roman Senate by Mika Waltari( Book )
52 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in 9 languages and held by 1,225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Roman world in the time of the Emperors Claudius and Nero. It is the story of Minutus living in the 1st century A.D. He is of noble birth, serves government and travels through the Empire from his home in Antioch. His destiny intertwines with new sect of Christianity
The Etruscan by Mika Waltari( Book )
44 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lars Turms, a semi-divine Etruscan of the middle 6th century, B.C., tells of his adventurous life
The dark angel by Mika Waltari( Book )
110 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical novel about Constantinople at the time of its fall, in 1452-1453
The secret of the kingdom by Mika Waltari( Book )
21 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upon witnessing the Crucifixion, a wealthy young Roman is moved to search into the question of Christ's life on earth
The wanderer by Mika Waltari( Book )
16 editions published between 1951 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The time is the 16th century and the scene North Africa and the Ottoman Empire
The adventurer by Mika Waltari( Book )
10 editions published between 1950 and 1965 in English and Croatian and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sinuhe der Ägypter : Roman: fünfzehn bucher aus dem Leben des arztes Sinuhe ungefähr 1390 bis 1335 vor Christi Geburt by Mika Waltari( Book )
316 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in 28 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historisk roman om en egyptisk læges begivenhedsrige liv i 1300-tallet før Kristi fødsel, hans mangeårige ophold i landene ved Middelhavet, hans tjeneste hos Faraonerne og hans lægegerning for de fattige
A stranger came to the farm by Mika Waltari( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tragedy of the Finnish countryside
The tree of dreams, and other stories by Mika Waltari( Book )
10 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Moonscape and other stories by Mika Waltari( Book )
24 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For contents, see Author Catalog
Sinuhé, el Egipcio by Mika Waltari( Book )
150 editions published between 1086 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fictional diary of an Egyptian courtier introduces the fascinating world under the reign of the pharaohs
The Roman by Mika Waltari( Book )
4 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legacy-memoir of Minutus, tribune and animal trainer of early Rome, whose destiny intertwines with the burgeoning sect of Christianity that springs up among the Jews
Sinuhe the Egyptian : a novel by Mika Waltari( Book )
20 editions published between 1949 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nail merchant at nightfall, a novel by Mika Waltari( Book )
12 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in 3 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Egyptian by Michael Curtiz( Visual )
9 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religious epic set in Egypt 30 centuries ago. An abandoned infant becomes the most famous healer of his time and physician to the Pharoah. A poor soldier's rise parallel his. Eventually the two clash
Sinouhé l'Égyptien : roman by Mika Waltari( Book )
34 editions published between 1947 and 1999 in French and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traduit en français dès 1945, ce récit historique d'un romancier finlandais eut son heure de célébrité à sa parution internationale car il réussit, grâce à une érudition jamais lourde, à reconstituer les "mémoires d'un médecin vers l'an 1350 avant Jésus-Christ". Sans longueurs malgré sa longueur, c'est une évocation très sensible oáu le héros est doté d'une conscience contemporaine, ce qui donne un récit très riche et vibrant d'humanité
Michael der Finne : der Roman eines Abenteurers by Mika Waltari( Book )
54 editions published between 1949 and 2001 in 8 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zwischenspiel in Borga : Roman by Mika Waltari( Book )
57 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical novel set in the times of Alexander I of Russia (1777-1825). The Russian Empire has just taken Finland over from Sweden's rule. Story of the events behind the Diet of Porvoo (1809) and of the romantic love between Czar Alexander I of Russia and Ulla Möllersvärd, daughter of a Finnish governor
Mademoiselle Van Brooklyn by Mika Waltari( Book )
29 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Nauticus 1908-1979
Ritvala, M. 1908-1979
Vāltārī, Māi͏̈ka, 1908-1979
Valtari, Mika 1908-1979
Walatari, Mika 1908-1979
Waltari, Mika
Waltari, Mika 1908-1979
Waltari, Mika T.
Waltari, Mika T. 1908-1979
Waltari, Mika Toimi
Waltari, Mika Toimi 1908-
Waltari Mika Toimi 1908-1979
Валтари, Мика, 1908-1979
וואלטארי, מיקה
וולטרי, מיקה
ולטארי, מיקה
ולטרי, מיקה
مايكا وولتاري، 1908-1979
والتاري، ميكا، 1908-1979
ワルタリ, ミカ
Languages
English (225)
Finnish (180)
Spanish (173)
German (138)
French (54)
Czech (39)
Italian (38)
Swedish (37)
Hungarian (27)
Polish (24)
Danish (17)
Persian (14)
Estonian (13)
Greek, Modern (13)
Slovenian (9)
Japanese (8)
Croatian (8)
Turkish (7)
Catalan (7)
Dutch (6)
Lithuanian (4)
Romanian (4)
Norwegian (3)
Slovak (3)
Hebrew (2)
Bulgarian (2)
Russian (2)
Portuguese (1)
Icelandic (1)
Korean (1)
Serbian (1)
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