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Komroff, Manuel 1890-1974

Overview
Works: 237 works in 840 publications in 3 languages and 19,573 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Didactic fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Biography  Bibliography  Autobiographies  Novels  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Conceptor, Adapter, Translator, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PG3326, 891.733
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The travels of Marco Polo, the Venetian by Marco Polo( Book )

116 editions published between 1901 and 2013 in English and held by 3,460 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 )

35 editions published between 1900 and 1965 in English and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Histories is a book by a Greek historian Herodotus from Halicarnassus (V century BC), the first fully preserved historical and prosaic work in the European literature. It is the most valuable source of the early history of Greece and the East. Detailed descriptions and accurate observations are put together with novellas and legends in his work. The contrasts between Persia and Greece, slavery and freedom, democracy and tyranny compose the main plot of the work by “the father of history”, as Herodotus was named. The real breath of the era, exquisite and at the same time rather understandable language covered it with the glory of one of the most fascinating works in the world history
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 held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A translation of nineteenth-century Russian author Fyodor Dostoyevsky's novel in which the four sons of Fyodor Karamazov, a man of immoral character, must contend with a criminal investigation and with their own inner questions about justice and the existence of God after they are involved in their father's murder
Coronet by Manuel Komroff( Book )

22 editions published between 1929 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honoré de Balzac references on p. 415-421, 454-463, and 490
The Best short stories of ... and the yearbook of the American short story( )

in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarlet empress( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine, a German princess, married the Grand Duke Peter, the heir to the Russian throne. Because of his madness, she was able to seize the throne and become known as Catherine the Great
Marco Polo by Manuel Komroff( Book )

21 editions published between 1952 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 549 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 )

9 editions published between 1956 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 498 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 )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 483 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 )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 477 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 )

8 editions published between 1955 and 1970 in English and held by 448 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 )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and French and held by 426 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 )

13 editions published between 1928 and 1944 in English and held by 391 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 Undetermined and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Jefferson by Manuel Komroff( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in English and held by 336 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 310 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
Tales of the monks, from the Gesta Romanorum( Book )

13 editions published between 1928 and 1947 in English and held by 274 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
Marie Antoinette by Manuel Komroff( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and held by 270 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
 
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The scarlet empress
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The Apocrypha, or, Non-canonical books of the Bible : the King James VersionThe Brothers Karamazov : the Constance Garnett translationThe 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 (365)

French (4)

German (2)