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Le Sage, Alain René 1668-1747

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

1,231 editions published between 1 and 2019 in 12 languages and held by 4,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A picaresque novel"
The adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane by Alain René Le Sage( )

396 editions published between 1715 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 4,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gil Blas is born in misery to a stablehand and a chambermaid of Santillana in Cantabria, and is educated by his uncle. He leaves Oviedo at the age of seventeen to attend the University of Salamanca. His bright future is suddenly interrupted when he is forced to help robbers along the route and is faced with jail. He becomes a valet and, over the course of several years, is able to observe many different classes of society, both lay and clerical. Because of his occupation, he meets many disreputable people and is able to adjust to many situations, thanks to his adaptability and quick wit. He finally finds himself at the royal court as a favorite of the king and secretary to the prime minister. Working his way up through hard work and intelligence, Gil is able to retire to a castle to enjoy a fortune and a hard-earned honest life
Le diable boiteux by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

618 editions published between 1707 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 2,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un étudiant ayant délivré un diable enfermé dans une fiole, se retrouve entraîné à sa suite à voir tout ce qui se passe sous les toits de Madrid. Cette édition se fonde sur le texte de 1707, plus proche de l'esprit junévile qui présida à la première rédaction du roman
The adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane. : A new translation, by the author of Roderick Random by Alain René Le Sage( )

153 editions published between 1749 and 2010 in English and held by 1,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The devil upon crutches by Alain René Le Sage( )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the first reprinting since the eighteenth century - and the first scholarly edition - of Tobias Smollett's translation of Alain Rene Le Sage's The Devil upon Crutches. First published in France in 1707 as Le Diable boiteaux, the novel relates the picaresque wanderings of Asmodeus, a refined, likable, but decrepit devil, and Zambullo, his newfound mortal companion."
Historia de Gil Blas de Santillana by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

276 editions published between 1828 and 1998 in 8 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gil Blas is born in misery to a stablehand and a chambermaid of Santillana in Cantabria, and is educated by his uncle. He leaves Oviedo at the age of seventeen to attend the University of Salamanca. His bright future is suddenly interrupted when he is forced to help robbers along the route and is faced with jail. He becomes a valet and, over the course of several years, is able to observe many different classes of society, both lay and clerical. Because of his occupation, he meets many disreputable people and is able to adjust to many situations, thanks to his adaptability and quick wit. He finally finds himself at the royal court as a favorite of the king and secretary to the prime minister. Working his way up through hard work and intelligence, Gil is able to retire to a castle to enjoy a fortune and a hard-earned honest life."--Wikipedia
Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane : Par M. Le Sage by Alain René Le Sage( )

73 editions published between 1760 and 1799 in French and English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turcaret by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

115 editions published between 1709 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les avantures de monsieur Robert Chevalier : dit de Beauchêne, capitaine de flibustiers dans la Nouvelle France by Alain René Le Sage( )

106 editions published between 1732 and 2018 in French and Undetermined and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history and adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane : In four volumes. by Alain René Le Sage( )

42 editions published between 1764 and 1787 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turcaret : comédie by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

81 editions published between 1709 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crispin, rival de son maître; comédie by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

108 editions published between 1707 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 467 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
Théatre : Turcaret. Crispin rival de son maître. La tontine by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

25 editions published between 1911 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three plays from the author. In Turcaret, Turcaret is a scheming financier. In a society corrupted by fraud, theft, extortion and sexual exploitation, he stands to make a fortune. In Crispin rival de son maître, its plot concerns the effort of a valet who, rather than try to further his masters interests as is typical of the period, tries to supplant that master in love and gain. In La tontine, a physician, hoping to raise the funds to give his daughter a dowry, buys a tontine on the life of an elderly peasant, who he then strives to keep alive
The bachelor of Salamanca : or, memoirs of Don Cherubim de la Ronda. In three parts. Written originally in French by Mr. Le Sage ; ... Translated by Mr. Lockman by Alain René Le Sage( )

31 editions published between 1737 and 1784 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history and adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane : In three volumes by Alain René Le Sage( )

37 editions published between 1725 and 1737 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Gil Blas, of Santillane, abridged by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

38 editions published between 1796 and 2018 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le diable boiteux : or, the devil upon two sticks. Translated from the last edition at Paris, with several additions by Alain René Le Sage( )

50 editions published between 1708 and 1728 in English and French and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le diable boiteux or, the devil upon two sticks. Translated from the French of Monsieur Le Sage, Author of the Adventures of Gil Blas by Alain René Le Sage( )

8 editions published between 1760 and 1786 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

62 editions published between 1751 and 2012 in English and French and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Madrid, this novel tells the story of demon king Asmodeus, Don Cleophas Leandro Perez Zambullo and his beloved, Donna Thomasa. Also included is a textual critique of the work
 
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