WorldCat Identities

Conte, Louis de 1835-1910

Overview
Works: 8 works in 76 publications in 2 languages and 3,212 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Christian fiction  Juvenile works  Biographical fiction  Biography  Biographical fiction, American  Historical fiction 
Roles: Other
Classifications: PS1313, 813.4
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Louis de Conte, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Louis de Conte
Personal recollections of Joan of Arc by Mark Twain ( Book )
69 editions published between 1869 and 2003 in English and held by 3,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictitious account of the personal recollections of Joan of Arc as written by her secretary and page Sieur Louis de Conte
Joan of Arc by Mark Twain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A remarkably accurate biography of the life and mission of Joan of Arc told by one of this country's greatest storytellers. The very fact that Mark Twain wrote this book and wrote it the way he did is a powerful testimony to the attractive power of the Catholic Church's saints. This is a book that really will inform and inspire
Personal recollections of Joan of Arc by the sieur Louis de Conte (her page and secretary), volume 1 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc -- Volume 2 by Mark Twain ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the French heroine's life, as purportedly told by her longtime friend, Sieur Louis de Conté. A panorama of stirring scenes recount Joan's childhood in Domremy, the story of her voices, the fight for Orleans, the splendid march to Rheims, and much more
Personal recollections of Joan of Arc ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
When Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc was first published in Harper's Magazine, the reading public did not realize that the work was written by Mark Twain.... The personal reflections of Joan of Arc are those of de Conte, who first recalls his origins from an aristocratic family, which in his early youth was massacred because of its French nationalist sympathies. De Conte himself was sent to Domremy, where he was reared by a priest who taught him to read and write, in his time rare abilities which later suited him to become Joan's secretary during her military campaign. These same abilities de Conte used to advantage when traveling incognito to Rouen, the city of Joan's trial, where he secured a place for himself on the staff of the court reporter. Prefacing his memoirs with a letter to his intended readers, his great, great grandnephews and -nieces, the octogenarian de Conte identified himself first as a childhood playmate of Joan of Arc and later as her page and secretary. The memoir itself is divided into three parts: village life at Domremy, on campaign with Joan, and Joan's trial for witchcraft. -Introd
Personlige erindringer om Jeanne d'Arc by Mark Twain ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Danish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Personal recollections of Joan of Arc, by the sieur Louis de Conte,... freely translated... by Jean-François Alden, illustrated... by F. V. Du Mond by Mark Twain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The writings by Mark Twain ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.00 for Personlige ... to 0.29 for Personal R ...)
Alternative Names

controlled identity Twain, Mark, 1835-1910

Conte, Louis de, Sieur, 1835-1910
Conte, Ludvík de, 1835-1910
De Conte, Louis, 1835-1910
Ludvík de Conte, 1835-1910
Languages
English (75)
Danish (1)
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