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Manceau, Simone

Overview
Works: 65 works in 132 publications in 3 languages and 688 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Biography  Psychological fiction  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Translator, Lithographer, Other, tra
Classifications: N6490, 944.081
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Simone Manceau
France, 1848-1945 by Theodore Zeldin( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in French and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketches France's political and intellectual development and comments on social divisions and customs from the late 1840's through the Second World War
The philosophy of modern art by Herbert Read( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A golden age : a novel by Tahmima Anam( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mars 1971. Rehana se réjouit du retour de ses deux enfants. Mais avec les dernières élections, un vent de changement souffle sur le Pakistan oriental : la région est à l'aube de sa révolution. Rehana, qui lutte seule pour protéger ses enfants, se retrouve confrontée à cette vague de violence. Premier roman
Intouchable une famille de parias dans l'Inde contemporaine by Narendra Jadhav( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fondé sur la mémoire familiale, ce récit raconte l'histoire d'une famille d'intouchables vivant dans l'ouest de l'Inde au XXe siècle. Evoque l'engagement et le combat du Dr Babasahed Ambedkar qui lutta pour l'égalité et l'abolition des castes et que Damu, le père de l'auteur, rencontra
Balthus : le temps suspendu : peintures et dessins, 1932-1960 by Sabine Rewald( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contient une biographie de Balthus (p. 151-157)
L'éléphant et la Maruti : fictions de Delhi by Radhika Jha( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary European architects by Philip Jodidio( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van de hedendaagse (1990-1995) Europese architectuur
Once in a house on fire by Andrea Ashworth( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : Roman personnel
A Strange and sublime address by Amit Chaudhuri( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A strange and sublime address', Amit Chaudhuri's first book, features a Bengali boy who spends his school holidays at his uncle's home in Calcutta. Heatwaves, thunderstorms, mealtimes, prayer-sessions, shopping expeditions and family visits create a shifting background to the shaping of people's lives. Delicate, nuanced, full of exquisite detail, 'A strange and sublime address' is a small masterpiece. The book also includes nine short stories about the city
Moving on by Shashi Deshpande( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Majari tente de démêler les fils du passé et du présent pour comprendre les liens d'amour, de désir et de révolte qui unissent sa famille. Dans la maison ancestrale, elle découvre le journal laissé par son père après sa mort
Louis Comfort Tiffany by Jacob Baal-Teshuva( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in German and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With over 300 color plates, this book renders homage to the man who revolutionized both the art and technique of stained glass
The dark holds no terrors by Shashi Deshpande( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarita, jeune femme indienne, mariée et mère de deux enfants, médecin respectée, quitte Bombay pour la maison de son père. Confrontée aux souvenirs douloureux de son enfance et à son père traditionnaliste, elle sera amenée à repenser sa vie et son métier, ainsi que les rapports hommes-femmes dans un pays aux prises avec les réalités modernes
Blessed assurance : a moral tale by Allan Gurganus( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrator reflects on his experiences collecting funeral insurance premiums from poor blacks in North Carolina
Wanda et les autres : [roman] by Fay Weldon( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among the dead by Michael Tolkin( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'auteur de The Player, succès en librairie et au cinéma, réutilise la formule de son premier roman : un événement imprévu vient bouleverser une vie bien réglée
Le cuisinier, la belle et les dormeurs by Radhika Jha( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans la première nouvelle, le cuisinier d'un restaurant italien de Genève sent une certaine hostilité croître autour de lui, ce qui entrave sa créativité culinaire. La deuxième met en scène une fillette fascinée par la beauté d'une camarade de classe. Dans la dernière, un fonctionnaire tatillon est envoyé à la campagne sous prétexte d'inspecter le système d'irrigation. Il y découvre la pauvreté
Small remedies by Shashi Deshpande( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel based on the lives of two women, one obsessed with music and the other a passionate believer in Communism, who break away from their families to seek fulfilment in public life
Étranger à mon histoire le périple d'un fils en contrée musulmane by Aatish Taseer( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom song : three novels by Amit Chaudhuri( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three novels by an Indian writer, featuring Indians at home and abroad. In the title novel, the protagonist is a rebellious young man who has joined the communist party, in Afternoon Raag he is an Indian student in Oxford, and in A Strange and Sublime Address he is a small boy visiting family in Calcutta
Sir Norman Foster by Philip Jodidio( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Décrit un principe que Foster manie avec une rare virtuosité, à savoir "retourner" un intérieur, en mettant à nu la structure portante et les unités fonctionnelles du bâtiment. Le résultat, fascinant et fragile, n'est pas sans évoquer la complexité d'une machinerie, contrebalancée par l'élégance d'éléments high-tech, qui évitent à l'ensemble tout caractère monumental
 
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Contemporary European architects
Languages
French (61)

English (5)

German (2)

Covers
Louis Comfort TiffanySir Norman Foster