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Papy, Jacques

Overview
Works: 196 works in 563 publications in 3 languages and 1,603 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy fiction, English  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Adventure stories, English  Adventure stories  History  Manuscripts  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author, Other, Editor, Publishing director, Adapter, Author of introduction, tra
Classifications: PR4611, FIC
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Most widely held works about Jacques Papy
 
Most widely held works by Jacques Papy
Alice's adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Book )

22 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in French and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Que peut bien faire une petite fille qui s'ennuie, assise en bordure d'un chemin de forêt? C'est la question qu'Alice se pose quand elle voit soudain le lapin blanc passer en trombe devant elle, parlant tout seul et fourrageant dans la poche de son gilet! Curieuse, elle s'élance à sa poursuite, saute dans son terrier, et tombe, tombe, tombe ... jusqu'au centre de la Terre! La voici au Pays des merveilles
The annotated Alice : Alice's adventures in Wonderland & Through the looking glass by Lewis Carroll( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En suivant le lapin blanc, Alice plonge dans le pays des merveilles, un pays où l'on peut prendre le thé avec des fous, changer de taille, croiser une reine de coeur, un griffon, un chapelier, où tout peut arriver
L'île au trésor by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

21 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, the mistress of the inn and her son find a treasure map that leads them to a pirate's fortune
The colour out of space and others by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

25 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the fictional town of Arkham, Massachusetts, an unnamed narrator investigates a local area known as the "blasted hearth." After failing to extract any information from the Arkham locals, the narrator encounters an old man, Ammi Pierce, who relates the story of a farmer who once lived there. The hearth, he claims, was caused by a meteorite that fell onto the farmer's field in 1882. "The Color Out of Space" is one of H.P. Lovecraft's best-loved and most critically acclaimed stories. According to the author, it was also his personal favorite. It has been adapted twice for film; first in 1967 and later in 1987. HarperCollins brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperCollins short-stories collection to build your digital library
The Dunwich horror : and other stories by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the backwater of Dunwich, Wilbur Whately, a most unusual child, is born. Of unnatural parentage, he grows at an uncanny pace to an unsettling height, but the boy's arrival simply precedes that of a true horror: one of the 'Old Ones', that forces the people of the town to hole up by night, fearful for their lives
The shadow out of time by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2004 in French and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Nathaniel Peaslee collapses in front of a class of students, only coming to his senses five years later. He is horrified to discover that his body has been far from inactive during the intervening period
Beyond the wall of sleep by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

22 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catskill Mountains, New York, 1908. Joe Slater, a mysterious mountain man with an odd deformity on his back, is committed to the Ulster County Asylum. As the doctors begin their examinations, it quickly becomes clear that this new inmate is a harbinger of a much darker force
Cup of gold : a life of Sir Henry Morgan, buccaneer, with occasional reference to history by John Steinbeck( Book )

10 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Devoured by lust and greed, Morgan still had two ambitions; first to possess the mysterious woman known as La Santa Roja, and second, to conquer Panama." *** "Henry Morgan, a son of the Welsh glens, sails for the Indies at 15 where he is enslaved in Barbados before coming the lieutenant governor of Jamaica." *** "Henry Morgan ruled the Spanish Main in the 1670s, ravaging the coasts of Cuba and America and striking terror wherever he went. His lust and his greed knew no bounds, and he was utterly consumed by two passions: to possess the mysterious woman known as La Santa Roja, the Red Saint, and to conquer Panama and wrest the 'cup of gold' from Spanish hands."
Les aventures d'Alice au pays des merveilles ; Ce qu'Alice trouva de l'autre côté du miroir by Lewis Carroll( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Présente les deux principaux récits de Lewis Carroll. Le premier a été écrit en 1865 et le second, qui en est la suite, en 1871
The case of Charles Dexter Ward by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man cursed by the ultimate invocation of evil incantations of black magic unearthed unspeakable horrors in a quiet town near Providence, Rhode Island. Evil spirits-whose memory lived on in
La nature de l'univers by Fred Hoyle( Book )

6 editions published between 1951 and 1952 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex and racism in America by Calvin C Hernton( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is very prophetic in that it prdeicted a future crisis in Black Female and Male relationships. Today, 2 out of 3 marriages in the African-American end in divorce as compared to 1965, when it was 1 out 3. 70% of Black children are born out of wedlock as compared to 20% in 1965. The shortage of Black men for educated Black women has lead many to date and marry White men, but this is not a cure for the race problem in America. Most interracial relationships are brief in duration
English ways America and the U.S.A. : [classes terminales] by Jacques Papy( Book )

8 editions published in 1965 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Backlash : a novel by Morris West( Book )

16 editions published between 1958 and 1980 in French and Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans le style habituel de cet auteur, un bon roman (1958) où l'aventure se profile sur un problème moral, ici celui de la justice et de la vengeance, pour fabriquer un récit habile et facilitant l'évasion, sans oublier la réflexion
Carmilla by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text of and critical essays on the 1872 vampire tale chronicling the experiences of a young woman lured by the charms of a female vampire
Contes noirs by Ambrose Bierce( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Douze contes démontant les mécanismes de la peur, incursion troublante dans le royaume du surnaturel
Space on my hands by Fredric Brown( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 2000 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morts violentes : [nouvelles] by Ambrose Bierce( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The day of the fox by Norman Lewis( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le cauchemar d'Innsmouth : et autres nouvelles by H. P Lovecraft( Book )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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