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Ben Sussan, René

Overview
Works: 64 works in 150 publications in 3 languages and 3,085 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Drama  War fiction  Bildungsromans  Comedy plays  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  War stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Editor, Engraver, Recipient, Etcher, Correspondent, Other
Classifications: PR4571, 823.8
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Most widely held works about René Ben Sussan
 
Most widely held works by René Ben Sussan
The chronicle of the Cid by Robert Southey( Book )

8 editions published between 1883 and 1986 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southey's translation, made up from three originals, Crónica del famoso cavallero Cid Ruy Díaz Campeador, La crónica de Espa~na and Poema del Cid, was first published in 1808
Raoul Dufy : paintings and watercolours by Raoul Dufy( Book )

14 editions published between 1957 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eugénie Grandet by Honoré de Balzac( Book )

2 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicting the fatal clash between material desires and the liberating power of human passions, Honore de Balzac's ""Eugenie Grandet"" is translated with an introduction by M.A. Crawford in ""Penguin Classics"". In a gloomy house in provincial Saumur, the miser Grandet lives with his wife and daughter, Eugenie, whose lives are stifled and overshadowed by his obsession with gold. Guarding his piles of glittering treasures and his only child equally closely, he will let no one near them. But when the arrival of her handsome cousin, Charles, awakens Eugenie's own desires, her passion b
A tale of two cities ; and, Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Book )

6 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After eighteen years as a political prisoner in the Bastille, the aging Doctor Manette is finally released and reunited with his daughter in England. There the lives of two very different men, Charles Darnay, an exiled French aristocrat, and Sydney Carton, a disreputable but brilliant English lawyer, become enmeshed through their love for Lucie Manette. From the tranquil roads of London, they are drawn against their will to the vengeful, bloodstained streets of Paris at the height of the Reign of Terror, and they soon fall under the lethal shadow of La Guillotine
The rivals and the school for scandal : two comedies by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Book )

6 editions published between 1900 and 1956 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The School for scandal by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Book )

4 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A theater classic, often called the best comedy of manners in English, is a delightful play that brilliantly skewers the affectation and pretentiousness of aristocratic Londoners of the 1770s
Salomé : drame en un acte by Oscar Wilde( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in French and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Père Goriot by Honoré de Balzac( Book )

4 editions published between 1948 and 1993 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the shabby boarding house in the rue Neuve-Sainte-Geneviève, petty Madame Vauquer and her tenants wonder at the plight of the aging resident Goriot. Once a well-heeled merchant, Goriot was--at first--afforded special treatment from the Madame. But now something is clearly amiss in his financial affairs, and his increasingly tawdry appearance makes him a subject of ridicule in the household. Some think he lost in the markets, others see him as a lecherous patron of prostitutes, but one thing is clear: his selflessness and complete devotion to his two daughters
Volpone by Ben Jonson( Book )

6 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy Venetian man attracts several would-be heirs
The rivals : a comedy by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of manners revolving around false identities, romantic entanglements, and parental disapproval
The metamorphosis of Pigmalions image by John Marston( Book )

4 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt by Giacomo Casanova( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilgrim on the earth by Julien Green( Book )

2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifteen joys of marriage by Antoine de La Sale( Book )

4 editions published between 1948 and 1959 in English and French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This witty satire is dedicated to all married men, and to all those others who might contemplate marriage The author has words for both of these and spares nothing in describing the "pains and torments" which they might mistake for "joys and delights". Mercilessly he describes what might happen to a man who falls into marriage - his wife's extravagances, her never-ending desire for new clothes and even worse ..."--Jacket
G. Braque by Georges Braque( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in German and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essai sur Montaigne by André Gide( Book )

2 editions published in 1929 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliothèque aldine des arts by René Ben Sussan( )

in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gemälde und Aquarelle by Raoul Dufy( Book )

3 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

G. Braque by John Russell( Book )

5 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le livre de rêves by Rainer Maria Rilke( Book )

3 editions published in 1928 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ben-Sussan, René 1895-

Bensussan René 1895-1988

René Ben Sussan

René Ben Sussan Frans illustrator (-)

René Ben Sussan Frans illustrator (1895-1988)

René Ben Sussan French illustrator

Rene Ben Sussan illustrator

René Ben Sussan ilustrador francés

Sussan, R. Ben 1895-

Sussan, René B. 1895-

Sussan, René Ben

Sussan, René Ben 1895-

Languages
English (69)

French (9)

German (4)