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Prévert, Jacques 1900-1977

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Paroles by Jacques Prévert( Book )
312 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the years immediately following World War II, Jacques Prevert spoke directly to and for the French who had come of age during the German Occupation. First published in 1946 by Les Editions de Minuit, a press with its origins in the Underground, Paroles met with enormous success, and there were several hundred thousand copies in print by the time these first translations in English were published by City Lights in 1958. --City Lights Publishers
Les enfants du paradis by Marcel Carné( Visual )
102 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about the theater and the individuals that made the stage their life. Includes the love story of four men for one woman
How to paint the portrait of a bird by Jacques Prévert( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and Hebrew and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A child wakes up, puts up an easel, picks up a brush and paints--paints a perch, a tree, the warmth of the sun and the sound of the summer breeze--and a bird comes to the child and sings
Spectacle by Jacques Prévert( Book )
179 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Digte, prosastykker og dramatiske situationer
La pluie et le beau temps by Jacques Prévert( Book )
119 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Digte, prosastykker og dramatiske situationer
Children of paradise by Jacques Prévert( Book )
41 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les visiteurs du soir by Marcel Carné( Visual )
36 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 15th century, two strangers dressed as minstrels arrive at a castle in advance of court festivities, and it is revealed that they are actually emissaries of the devil himself, dispatched to spread heartbreak and suffering. Their plans, however, are thwarted by an unexpected intrusion: human love. Often interpreted as an allegory for the Nazi occupation of France, during which it was made
Histoires et d'autres histoires by Jacques Prévert( Book )
48 editions published between 1963 and 1990 in French and English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Digte
Le jour se lève Daybreak ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in French and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Besieged by police, a murderer waits in his apartment recalling his past before killing himself at daybreak
Le quai des brumes Port of shadows ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in French and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A deserter from the French military drifts into a small town, where he falls for a troubled young woman
Choses et autres by Jacques Prévert( Book )
58 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in French and Undetermined and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poésie
Fatras by Jacques Prévert( Book )
83 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grand bal du printemps, suivi de Charmes de Londres by Jacques Prévert( Book )
61 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poésie
Le jour se lève by Marcel Carné( Book )
19 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gun shot, a body falling down the stairs. The assassin, François, a labourer, locks himself in his room while the police lay siege to the building
Words for all seasons by Jacques Prévert( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from Paroles by Jacques Prévert( Book )
30 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Crime de Monsieur Lange by Jean Renoir( Visual )
44 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of workers take over a publishing house when its crooked owner, Batala, absconds. Batala returns to resume control, but one of the workers, Lange, kills him to save the collective
Soleil de nuit by Jacques Prévert( Book )
23 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Textes divers écrits depuis 1936 jusqu'à sa mort en 1977 par le plus cocasse, le plus tendre et le plus populaire des poètes français du XXe siècle. Poèmes; paroles de chansons; préfaces; hommages à des amis poètes (Desnos, etc.), peintres (Miro, Magritte, etc.), dessinateurs, photographes, etc.; proverbes; petits récits; dialogues; calembours; comptines; adages, etc. Un second volume est prévu pour 1982, qui regroupera pièces, choeurs parlés et collages
Histoires by Jacques Prévert( Book )
80 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
""Histoires" a paru la même année que "Paroles", en 1946. On peut voir dans les courts textes que contient ce recueil une des raisons du succés de Prévert. Chacun de ces textes est une histoire, et parfois une fable. Il ne se raconte pas seulement lui-même, mais raconte "ce qui arrive" ou "est arrivé"
Œuvres complètes by Jacques Prévert( Book )
20 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in French and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jacques Prévert
Prever, Ž.
Prever, Žak
Prever, Zh.
Prever, Zh 1900-1977
Prever, Zh. (Zhak), 1900-1977
Prever, Zhak
Prever, Zhak 1900-1977
Prevērs, Žaks 1900-1977
Prèvert
Prèvert, J.
Prévert, J. 1900-1977
Prévert, J. (Jacques), 1900-1977.
Prévert, Jacques
Prévert, Jacques 1900-1977
Prévert, Jacques André Marie 1900-1977
Purebēru, Jakku 1900-1977
Превер, Жак 1900-1977
פרבר, ז'ק
פרוור, ז'ק
جاك بريفير، 1900-1977
プレヴェール, J
プレヴェール, ジャック
Languages
French (1,172)
English (109)
Italian (40)
Multiple languages (8)
Spanish (8)
German (4)
Swedish (3)
Dutch (3)
Danish (1)
Hebrew (1)
Slovenian (1)
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