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Grenier, Roger 1919-

Overview
Works: 262 works in 817 publications in 9 languages and 7,623 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Anecdotes  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical fiction  Pictorial works  Interviews  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Other, Interviewer, Translator, Scientific advisor, Producer, Contributor, Scenarist, pre, Narrator
Classifications: PQ2613.R4323, 843.914
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The difficulty of being a dog by Roger Grenier( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty-three vignettes, in which the author visits the great dogs of history and legend, beginning at the beginning with Ulysses and his dog, Argos; on to Virginia Woolf and her dog, Flush; Elizabeth Barrett Browning's cocker spaniel; André Gide; Freud's dog, Lün; Franklin D. Roosevelt's Scottish terrier, Fala; Michael and Jerry, heroes of Jack London's novels; Napoleon's dog; and the dogs collected and deported from the city of Constantinople in 1910, sent to a desert island without food and water
Albert Camus, soleil et ombre : une biographie intellectuelle by Roger Grenier( Book )

26 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tentative de synthèse par un auteur qui était un familier de Camus. L'ouvrage propose le parcours de l'activité créatrice du prix Nobel "étayé sur un simple rappel biographique" (B. Poirot-Delpech). R. Grenier définit son travail comme une "biographie intellectuelle". Il s'attache particulièrement aux relations de Camus avec le théâtre, la fiction et le journalisme
Another November by Roger Grenier( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A melancholy novel on the lives of a group of men and women in 1940s France who went to school together. From youth, hope, war--one collaborates, the other resists--to jobs, class, marriage, affairs, divorce and the disappointments of old age. By the author of Years in Ambush
Ciné-roman by Roger Grenier( Book )

32 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano music for four hands by Roger Grenier( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"" "Piano Music for Four Hands" is a novel about music and love set against three generations of French history. At its center is a charming but melancholy pianist named Michel Mailhoc. Having survived a series of bungled love affairs and professional disappointments, he retreats to his family house in the Pyrenees. The bright spot in his life is his grandniece Emma, who becomes his prizewinning student. Struggling with his fervent desire for her success and the fear of losing her, Michel sends Emma into the world of international musical stardom that he has renounced for himself. The Mailhoc family saga, stretching from World War I to the turbulent 1960s, is full of sorrow, but the underlying melody remains tender and humorous. From the first sentence we feel curiously at home in Roger Grenier's intimate, precise, and musical writing
Claude Roy by Roger Grenier( Book )

15 editions published in 1971 in French and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le palais d'hiver; [roman by Roger Grenier( Book )

33 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Album Camus : iconographie by Roger Grenier( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in French and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years in ambush by Roger Grenier( Book )

30 editions published between 1957 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le silence by Roger Grenier( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 1984 in French and Undetermined and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il te faudra quitter Florence : roman by Roger Grenier( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in French and Undetermined and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un honnête journaliste tombe entre les mains d'un habitué de l'exil, faux médecin, vrai malfrat. Il s'intéresse beaucoup à Luciana, la troublante épouse du génial affabulateur. Ses ennuis commencent... Un très bon roman, par un "maître de l'insidieux" (admiré de F. Nourissier et C. Roy), très classique, et qui emprunte quelques reflets au roman noir et au polar (cf. l'article de Jacques Folch-Ribas dans "La Presse" du 23 mars 1985, et celui de Lisette Morin dans "Le Devoir" du même jour). [SDM]
Le miroir des eaux by Roger Grenier( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avant une guerre by Roger Grenier( Book )

9 editions published in 1971 in French and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fiancée de Fragonard : nouvelles by Roger Grenier( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhalen spelend in Parijs en omgeving
Un air de famille by Roger Grenier( Book )

11 editions published in 1979 in French and Undetermined and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le veilleur : roman by Roger Grenier( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in French and Japanese and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qui était Simon Fabre-Lescaut ? Laurice Falileef qui avait toujours été amoureuse de lui et René Langlade qui l'admirait tant se retrouvent un jour pour essayer de comprendre. Tant d'émotions et de scènes du passé se bousculent dans leur mémoire ! La vie sous l'Occupation, en province et à Paris, la Libération. Puis, bientôt, le désenchantement
A Albert Camus, ses amis du livre by Roger Grenier( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remembrances of Camus from people in the printing trade who knew him; edited by Roger Grenier
Pascal Pia, ou, Le droit au néant by Roger Grenier( Book )

6 editions published in 1989 in French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La follia by Roger Grenier( Book )

11 editions published in 1980 in French and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uit onmacht tot iets anders blijft een echtpaar bij elkaar hoewel zij even uit hun melancholie lijken te worden gerukt door een ontmoeting met twee anderen
Palace of books by Roger Grenier( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in French and English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En prenant des chemins quelque peu buissonniers, par exemple en allant voir quelle place les écrivains donnent aux faits divers, aux délices et aux affres de l'attente, à la tentation de l'inachevé, aux rapports entre vie privée et écriture, à la façon d'écrire l'amour, ces essais adoptent tout naturellement la revendication de Baudelaire sur le droit de se contredire. Et ils aboutissent à deux questions : Qu'est-ce qu'écrire? Écrire est-il une raison de vivre? L'une et l'autre, on s'en doute, ne peuvent que rester sans réponse."--Page 4 of cover
 
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The difficulty of being a dog
Alternative Names
Gren'e, Rože 1919-

Grenier, Roger

Roger Grenier Frans journalist

Roger Grenier writer

Rogerius Grenier

Грен'е, Роже 1919-

روجر جرينيه

그르니에, 로제 1919-

グルニエ, ロジェ

格勒尼埃, 罗歇

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Another NovemberPiano music for four hands