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Komroff, Manuel 1890-1974

Overview
Works: 177 works in 773 publications in 4 languages and 19,249 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Didactic fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Biography  Drama  Biographical films  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Christian fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Writer of accompanying material, Adapter, Conceptor
Classifications: PG3326, 891.733
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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 )

118 editions published between 1901 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 3,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marco Polo accompanied his father and uncle, Venetian merchants, on a journey to the empire of Kublai Khan in eastern Asia. There Marco served for several years as an official of the Khan. As set down by the scribe, Rusteglio, this is Marco's record of his life and travels in Asia from 1271 to 1295
The history of Herodotus by Herodotus( Book )

36 editions published between 1900 and 1965 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Histories serves as a record of the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and clashes of various cultures that were known in Western Asia, Northern Africa and Greece at that time. Although not a fully impartial record, it remains one of the West's most important sources regarding these affairs. Moreover, it established the genre and study of history in the Western world
The Apocrypha, or, Non-canonical books of the Bible : the King James Version by Manuel Komroff( Book )

27 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Brothers Karamazov : the Constance Garnett translation by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

16 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The violent and vengeful lives of three sons are exposed when their despicable father is murdered, and each man struggles to come to terms with the guilt over his involvement in the crime
Coronet by Manuel Komroff( Book )

21 editions published between 1929 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 613 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 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine, a German princess, is forced into an arranged marriage with the Grand Duke Peter, the heir to the Russian throne. The mad Grand Duke tries to have Catherine assassinated because she has given birth to an illegitimate child, but she seizes the throne instead
Marco Polo by Manuel Komroff( Book )

19 editions published between 1952 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 573 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
Mozart by Manuel Komroff( Book )

10 editions published between 1956 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 510 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
Napoleon by Manuel Komroff( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 505 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
The Battle of Waterloo; one hundred days of destiny by Manuel Komroff( Book )

11 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 486 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 Blucher on the fields of Belgium
Julius Caesar by Manuel Komroff( Book )

7 editions published between 1955 and 1970 in English and held by 459 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 442 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 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Jefferson by Manuel Komroff( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Virginian who served as member of the Virginia House of Burgesses, member of the Second Continental Congress, writer of the Declaration of Independence, governor of Virginia, Secretary of State, and third president
Disraeli by Manuel Komroff( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 325 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 282 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
Tales of the monks, from the Gesta Romanorum( Book )

13 editions published between 1928 and 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 273 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
In the years of our Lord by Manuel Komroff( Book )

16 editions published between 1939 and 1954 in English and held by 250 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 (430)

French (6)

German (3)

Chinese (3)

Covers
The Apocrypha, or, Non-canonical books of the Bible : the King James VersionContemporaries 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 Brothers Karamazov : the Constance Garnett translationThe scarlet empress