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Bret M (Antoine) 1717-1792

Overview
Works: 203 works in 633 publications in 5 languages and 2,422 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Comedy plays  History  One-act plays  Records and correspondence  Drama  Biographies  Business correspondence  Personal correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, cnm, Author of introduction, Adapter, Other, Honoree, Attributed name, Translator, Creator, Contributor, Annotator, Binder
Classifications: PQ1957.B8, 363.73874
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Bret
 
Most widely held works by Bret
Mémoires sur la vie de mademoiselle de Lenclos by Bret( Book )

58 editions published between 1751 and 1787 in 4 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La double extravagance : comédie en trois actes et en vers by Bret( Book )

33 editions published between 1750 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'ecole amoureuse : comedie en un act en vers : representée pour la premiere fois par les Comédiens ordinaires du roy, le 11 septembre 1747 by Bret( Book )

11 editions published in 1748 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le ... histoire bavarde by Bret( Book )

18 editions published between 1749 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ninon de Lenclos by Bret( Book )

6 editions published between 1904 and 1905 in English and Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables orientales et poésies diverses by Bret( )

8 editions published between 1772 and 1989 in French and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The energy-climate continuum : lessons from basic science and history by Bret( Book )

14 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book puts the debates about the energy-climate continuum on a scientific ground! It is a must-read for everyone, who wants to understand how intimately the energy and climate debates are linked to each other, and who wants to participate in theses omnipresent discussions. [The author] explains in his book how fossil fuels became indispensable for our society. He carefully explains how and why this impacts the earth's climate. And he points out that all available fossil fuels will sooner or later be used up. Therefore, he introduces and discusses the alternatives, which are currently considered. The book is divided into three parts. The first part explains the problem and where we stand today, the second part critically discusses possible elements of solution. The third part illustrates historic case studies, containing both warning as well as encouraging examples of societies at turning points ... . (source : 4ème de couverture)
Œuvres De Theatre De M. Bret, Censeur Royal, & de l'Académie Royale des Sciences & Belles-Lettres de Nancy by Bret( Book )

7 editions published in 1765 in French and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le calendrier des vieillards, opera comique en un acte by Bret( Book )

8 editions published between 1753 and 1754 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vindictive man : a comedy, in five acts, as it was performed at the Theatre Royal, Drury-Lane by Thomas Holcroft( Book )

1 edition published in 1806 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grecian courtezan : or the adventures of Lycoris: containing a particular description of the manner of celebrating the ancient rites of Venus, Bacchus, Cupid by Bret( Book )

9 editions published between 1779 and 2005 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Belle Allemande; ou, Les Galanteries de Therèse by Claude Villaret( Book )

13 editions published between 1745 and 1776 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mémoires Sur La Vie De Mademoiselle De Lenclos by Bret( Book )

5 editions published between 1754 and 1803 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales, romances, apologues, anecedotes and novels : humorous, satiric, entertaining, historical, tragical and moral ; from the French( Book )

2 editions published in 1786 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chefs-d'oeuvre dramatiques de Saintfoix by Germain-François Poullain de Saint-Foix( Book )

1 edition published in 1825 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telle mère, telle fille ou la Belle Alsacienne : Attribué à A. Bret. Introduction et essai bibliographique de B. de Villeneuve by Claude Villaret( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettres de Ninon de Lenclos [au Marquis de Sévigné] : précédées d'une étude sur sa vie by Ninon de Lenclos( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antoine Bret, 1717-92; the career of an unsuccessful man of letters by A. C Keys( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Antoine Bret correspondence] by Bret( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronic Enlightenment Scholarly Edition of Correspondence is an online, fully cross-searchable collection of correspondence from the 17th to 20th century. It combines never previously published materials with best scholarly editions, and is updated annually. Also included are extensive scholarly annotations and the Electronic Enlightenment Biographical Dictionary. The contributors and addressees include authors, philosophers, craftsmen … The topics covered include education, religion, politics, art, science, the slave trade, gender issues …. Most of the correspondents are from France, Germany, Italy, the British Isles and North America, but there are also contributions from Spain, Portugal, Russia, …
 
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Alternative Names
Antoine Bret avocat à Dijon, littérateur

Antoine Bret Frans toneelschrijver (1717-1792)

Antoine Bret French playwright (1717-1792)

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Languages
French (138)

English (42)

German (9)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)