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Le Sage, Alain René 1668-1747

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Works: 2,313 works in 10,728 publications in 18 languages and 53,248 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Textbooks  History  Biography  Drama  Juvenile works  Humor 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Collector, Singer, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Librettist, Arranger, Composer, Contributor, Attributed name, Lyricist, Creator, Dancer, Adapter
Classifications: PQ1997, 843.5
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Most widely held works by Alain René Le Sage
Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

1,513 editions published between 1715 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 4,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A youth, Gil Blas, born in poverty in 18th century in Santillana del Mar in Cantabria, Spain, becomes a servant of a number of prominent men. After a period of vicissitudes, he reaches the post of secretary to the prime minister and rises to higher social status and is able to enjoy great fortune
The devil upon crutches by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

1,075 editions published between 1707 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This authoritative textual edition is based on the 1759 second edition of Smollett's translation. The extensive introduction covers such topics as the original French edition; the composition, printing, and reception of Smollett's The Devil upon Crutches; and Smollett's career as a translator. Also included are a complete textual apparatus and a guide to the now-exotic pharmaceuticals and remedies one encounters in the novel."--Jacket
The adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

520 editions published between 1715 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The chief English tranlation is that based on Smollett's, 1749, and still called after him, though freely revised and much improved by B.H. Malkin, whose text is followed in this edition."--V. 1, p. xv
The adventures of Gil Blas de Santillana by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

749 editions published between 1726 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 1,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Anlehnung an spanische Schelmenromane wird das abenteuerliche Leben des jungen Gil Blas geschildert. Lesage gelingt die Darstellung der gesellschaftlichen Wirklichkeit: der feudalistische Absolutismus mit seinen ungeheuren Klassen unterschieden, den durch Korruption vergifteten Staats- und Verwaltungsapparat und das terroristische Polizeiwesen. Das Dickicht von Bestechungsgeldern und Pensionen. Privilegien-Kauf, Polizeispionage, die sittliche Verwahrlosung von Adel und Klerus. 1. Auflage Umfang: 556 Normseiten bzw. 589 Buchseiten
Turcaret by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

153 editions published between 1709 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia de Gil Blas de Santillana by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

256 editions published between 1828 and 1998 in 8 languages and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bachelor of Salamanca by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

299 editions published between 1736 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Théatre. Turcaret. Crispin rival de son maître. La tontine by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

21 editions published between 1911 and 1960 in French and Undetermined and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les avantures de Monsieur Robert Chevalier, dit De Beauchêne captaine de flibustiers dans la Nouvelle-France by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

91 editions published between 1732 and 1987 in French and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aventuras de Gil Blas de Santillana by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

144 editions published between 1787 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gil Blas by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

39 editions published between 1825 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neck or nothing a farce in two acts by David Garrick( Book )

114 editions published between 1707 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Item no. 526 in Two centuries of French drama, 1760-1960, a collection of 2,014 French dramas housed in the Department of Special Collections, University of Florida Libraries
The history and adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

50 editions published between 1716 and 1972 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The devil upon two sticks : Translated from the Diable boiteux of Mr. Le Sage. To which are prefixed, Asmodeus's crutches, ... and dialogues between two chimneys of Madrid by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

75 editions published between 1762 and 2005 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history and adventures of Gil Blas de Santillane by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

71 editions published between 1764 and 1801 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

48 editions published between 1716 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le diable boiteux : par monsieur Le Sage: nouvelle edition, corrigée, refondue, et augmentée ... avec les entretiens serieux & comiques des cheminées de Madrid, et les bequilles du dit diable, par Monsieur *** by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

38 editions published between 1758 and 1795 in French and English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history and adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane : Vol. IV by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

23 editions published between 1735 and 2005 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gil Blas a comedy by Edward Moore( Book )

18 editions published in 1751 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The devil upon two sticks by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

20 editions published between 1773 and 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The devil upon crutches
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Ален Рене Лезаж

Ален-Рене Лесаж

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לסז', אלן רנה 1668-1747

ألان رينيه لوساج، 1668-1747

آلن رنه لوزاژ

لو ساج، ألان رينيه، 1668-1747

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Languages
French (2,740)

English (1,445)

Spanish (540)

German (422)

Italian (65)

Russian (19)

Czech (14)

Chinese (10)

Dutch (10)

Catalan (4)

Romanian (3)

Polish (3)

Turkish (2)

Arabic (2)

Danish (2)

Greek, Modern (1)

Portuguese (1)

Esperanto (1)

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