WorldCat Identities

Rachilde 1860-1953

Overview
Works: 282 works in 942 publications in 6 languages and 8,200 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Recipient
Classifications: PQ2643.A323, 843.912
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The juggler by Rachilde( Book )
22 editions published between 1900 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monsieur Vénus : roman by Rachilde( Book )
45 editions published between 1800 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madame La Mort and other plays by Rachilde( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Rachilde was the pseudonym of Marguerite Eymery Vallette (1860-1953), a woman of powerful personality who made her place at the very center of the Symbolist movement in fin-de-siecle France. Though relatively unknown in America, Rachilde had a significant influence on the course of French and Western literature and theater. She was a pioneer of antirealistic drama and the first to use the term absurd to characterize the new kind of theater that would be "a pretext for a dream."" "Rachilde's sexual politics and sardonic humor make her plays more interesting - and more performable - today than many of those of her more famous contemporaries. Where male Symbolists were obsessed with death, Rachilde explores the fearful thrill of sexuality. Topical, challenging, and all but lost to contemporary audiences, her extraordinary work offers the shock of relevance and freshness of discovery."--Jacket
The Marquise de Sade by Rachilde( Book )
26 editions published between 1887 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fille d'un officier de cavalerie, Mary Barbe a bu, dans son enfance frustrée, non le lait de la tendresse humaine, mais selon l'hygiénisme alors à la mode, le sang encore chaud des abattoirs. Des bas-fonds parisiens où l'entraîne sa quotidienne tournée des vices, la baronne de Caumont remonte, à l'aube, plus belle et plus avide que jamais
La tour d'amour by Rachilde( Book )
40 editions published between 1890 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monsieur Vénus : roman matérialiste by Rachilde( Book )
7 editions published between 1884 and 2004 in French and English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred Jarry; ou, Le surmâle de lettres by Rachilde( Book )
15 editions published in 1928 in French and English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'animale by Rachilde( Book )
13 editions published between 1893 and 1993 in French and Italian and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mon étrange plaisir by Rachilde( Book )
8 editions published between 1934 and 1993 in French and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portraits d'hommes by Rachilde( Book )
17 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nono by Rachilde( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le meneur de louves : roman by Rachilde( Book )
30 editions published between 1905 and 1929 in French and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les hors nature by Rachilde( Book )
7 editions published between 1897 and 1994 in French and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alfred Jarry, le surmâle de lettres by Rachilde( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Amie fidèle et lucide, Rachilde dresse le portrait de Jarry et retrace la genèse d'Ubu roi. Loin d'être éblouie par le succès de la pièce, elle se montre réservée sur la teneur de cette comédie burlesque qu'on présente souvent comme une satire des moeurs bourgeoises du temps
Quand j'étais jeune by Rachilde( Book )
9 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dans le puits ou, La vie inférieure, 1915-1917 by Rachilde( Book )
12 editions published between 1908 and 1918 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pourquoi je ne suis pas féministe by Rachilde( Book )
11 editions published between 1898 and 1928 in French and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les hors nature moeurs contemporaines [par] Rachilde by Rachilde( Book )
17 editions published between 1897 and 2014 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La découverte de l'Amérique; nouvelles by Rachilde( Book )
11 editions published in 1919 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Chibra, Jean de.
Chibra, Jean de 1860-1853
Chibra Jean de 1860-1953
Childra, Jean de 1860-1953
Chilra, Jean de.
Chilra Jean de 1860-1953
Eymeri Marguerite 1860-1953
Eymery, Marg 1860-1953
Eymery, Marguarite 1860-1953
Eymery, Marguerite
Eymery Marguerite 1860-1953
Eymery, Margueritte.
Eymery-Vallette, Marguerite 1860-1953
Eymery Vallette, Margueritte.
Rachilde, Marguerite Eymery 1860-1953
Rashirudo 1860-1953
Valette, Margueritte.
Vallett, Marguérite
Vallett, Marguérite (Éymery)
Vallette, Alfred 1860-1953 Madame
Vallette, Alfred 1860-1953 Mme
Vallette, Alfred Madame 1860-1953
Vallette, Alfred, Mme. 1860-1953
Vallette Madame Alfred 1860-1953
Vallette, Marguérite
Vallette, Marguérite 1860-1953
Vallette, Marguérite (Eymery), 1860-1953
Vallette, Margueritte.
Vallette, Margueritte Eymery.
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Languages
French (307)
English (29)
Italian (9)
German (4)
Polish (2)
Spanish (2)
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