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Komroff, Manuel 1890-1974

Overview
Works: 177 works in 747 publications in 3 languages and 19,397 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Drama  Biographical films  Film adaptations  Humor  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Conceptor, Writer of accompanying material, Adapter, Author of introduction
Classifications: G370, 915
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Most widely held works about Manuel Komroff
 
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Most widely held works by Manuel Komroff
The travels of Marco Polo, the Venetian by Marco Polo( Book )

56 editions published between 1926 and 2013 in English and held by 2,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a translation of thirteenth-century Venetian explorer Marco Polo's account of his travels throughout China, India, Persia, and other places
The Apocrypha, or, Non-canonical books of the Bible : the King James Version by Manuel Komroff( Book )

21 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coronet by Manuel Komroff( Book )

21 editions published between 1929 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honoré de Balzac references on p. 415-421, 454-463, and 490
The scarlet empress by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

22 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "L'impératrice de Russie Elizabeth fait venir dans son pays la princesse allemande Sophia Frederica promise à une destinée exceptionnelle. Elle doit en effet épouser le grand-duc Pierre, l'héritier du trône. Tout au long du voyage, la jeune femme rêve à son bonheur futur et à St-Pétersbourg. Présentée à l'impératrice Elizabeth, elle change son nom de baptême en Catherine. En découvrant que le Grand-duc Pierre n'est pas à la hauteur de ses espoirs. Catherine collectionne les amants et tombe amoureuse du comte Alexei, qu'elle quitte lorsqu'elle apprend qu'il a également séduit l'impératrice Elizabeth."
Marco Polo by Manuel Komroff( Book )

17 editions published between 1952 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Venetian traveler whose trips throughout Asia and China gave the European world its first knowledge of the Far East
Napoleon by Manuel Komroff( Book )

7 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Frenchman whose empire dominated all of Europe in 1812, until his retreat from Moscow began his downfall
Mozart by Manuel Komroff( Book )

11 editions published between 1956 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the musical prodigy who composed his first symphony when he was eight years old, and completed almost a thousand works in his short life
The Battle of Waterloo; one hundred days of destiny by Manuel Komroff( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles Napoleon's last campaign, from the Isle of Elba to St. Helena, as he carried the ever loyal French forces to battle against Wellington and Blücher on the fields of Belgium
Julius Caesar by Manuel Komroff( Book )

7 editions published between 1955 and 1970 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Julius Caesar, remembered for his eloquence, just rule, and martyr's death at the hands of deceitful friends
Charlemagne by Manuel Komroff( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and French and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the medieval ruler of Europe who established Christianity in the lands he conquered, set up many schools, codified laws, and gave a unity to his Roman Empire that endured subsequent years of disorder
The great fables of all nations by Manuel Komroff( Book )

12 editions published between 1928 and 1944 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of wisdom-tales from around the world
Beethoven and the world of music by Manuel Komroff( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disraeli by Manuel Komroff( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of England's Prime Minister during Victoria's reign, who studied law, published a newspaper, wrote successful novels, and served in Parliament before becoming a Prime Minister known for domestic reforms and an imperialistic foreign policy
Marie Antoinette by Manuel Komroff( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the beautiful but spoiled Austrian princess whose frivolous reign as Queen of France helped provoke the Revolution and her own death on the guillotine
The brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

9 editions published between 1957 and 1980 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four brothers plot murder to get their father's inheritance
Tales of the monks, from the Gesta Romanorum( Book )

15 editions published between 1928 and 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Latin collection of anecdotes and tales, was probably compiled about the end of the 13th century or the beginning of the 14th. It still possesses a two-fold literary interest, first as one of the most popular books of the time, and secondly as the source, directly or indirectly, of later literature, in Geoffrey Chaucer, John Gower, Giovanni Boccaccio, Thomas Hoccleve, William Shakespeare, and others -- Wikipedia
The physiology of marriage by Honoré de Balzac( Book )

3 editions published between 1932 and 1943 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the years of our Lord by Manuel Komroff( Book )

16 editions published between 1939 and 1954 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third eye [a new world of exploratory photography by Manuel Komroff( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The scarlet empress
Alternative Names
Furthman, Jules 1890-1974

Kemuluofu, Manniuer 1890-1974

Komroff, M. 1890-1974

Manuel Komroff Amerikaans auteur (1890-1974)

Manuel Komroff écrivain américain

Manuel Komroff US-amerikanischer Autor

Мануэль Комрофф

קומרוב, עמנואל בן שמואל

コムロフ, マニュエル

Languages
English (314)

French (6)

German (3)

Covers
Contemporaries of Marco Polo, consisting of the travel records to the eastern parts of the world of William of Rubruck (1253-1255); the journey of John of Pian de Carpini (1245-1247); the journal of Friar Odoric (1318-1330) & the oriental travels of Rabbi Benjamin of Tudela (1160-1173)The Apocrypha, or, Non-canonical books of the Bible : the King James VersionThe scarlet empress