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Villoteau, Renée

Overview
Works: 67 works in 218 publications in 3 languages and 644 library holdings
Genres: Librettos  Picaresque drama  Ballad operas  Fiction  Drama  Vocal scores  Scores  Diaries  History  Sources 
Roles: Translator, Other, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PR3473, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Renée Villoteau
Bertolt Brecht ou Les pièges de l'engagement by Martin Esslin( Book )

15 editions published between 1961 and 1972 in French and German and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal by Samuel Pepys( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beggar's opera by John Gay( Book )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1984 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse: Personnages: 12 femmes, 14 hommes, figurants
Madame Solario; [a novel] by Gladys Huntington( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is 1906 and Cadenabbia's visitors are ending the summer, their many nationalities, titles, money, idle chatter making a new world for Bernard, while Count Kavonski's pursuit of Madame Solario gives him a chance to protect the woman who has infatuated him. The antagonism between the two is dissolved when Eugene appears, and envelops Madame in his plans for an opportunist alliance with wealth."--Goodreads.com
La Montagne est jeune : ["the Mountain is young"], roman traduit de l'anglais par Renée Villoteau by Suyin Han( Book )

14 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le mémorial de Roosevelt d'après les papiers de Harry Hopkins by Robert E Sherwood( Book )

5 editions published between 1950 and 1955 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal à Stella by Jonathan Swift( Book )

5 editions published between 1939 and 1947 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le mémorial de Roosevelt : d'après les papiers de Harry Hopkins by Robert E Sherwood( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1959 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To whom it may concern by Elisabeth Mann Borgese( Book )

7 editions published in 1961 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A buyer's market, a novel by Anthony Powell( Book )

7 editions published between 1954 and 1997 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second volume of the series "A Dance to the Music of Time,"we see [Nicholas Jenkins] entering the ballrooms of high society while also discovering the London demimonde of the late 1920s... Nearly the entire first half of the novel is dedicated to a single evening, where Jenkins describes the participants of a dinner, a dance and a seedy part in exhaustive detail. Here we see more clearly than the first novel Powell's conception of his social circle over the decades as a dance. Stringham and Widmerpool, among other characters from the first novel, enter Jenkins' life again after a gap of several years, but no sooner do they show up than they are cast away by new fates. With Jenkins' greater maturity comes a recognition of more important societal concerns in 1920s England. One character's awkwardly closeted homosexuality creates complications for Jenkins' circle, as does the need for a young female character to procure an abortion when it was seriously illegal. By the end of the novel, Jenkins has even entered among political radicals... --Amazon.com
Journal 1660-1669 by Samuel Pepys( Book )

11 editions published between 1937 and 1940 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confession d'un masque by Yukio Mishima( Book )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans ce roman aux résonances autobiographiques, Mishima a peint un personnage qui se bat continuellement contre ses penchants homosexuels. Il cheche à les dissimuler aux autres et à lui-même
L'Acceptation by Anthony Powell( Book )

4 editions published between 1956 and 1997 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La civilisation a l'epreuve by Arnold Toynbee( Book )

9 editions published between 1951 and 1959 in French and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal, 1912-1935 by Valéry Larbaud( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 1955 in French and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'ouvrage rassemble les différents journaux intimes que l'écrivain a rédigés tout au long de sa vie, de 1901 à 1935. Il y relate son quotidien, avec ses manies, sa santé fragile, ses voyages, sa passion pour les langues et les littératures étrangères, sa gourmandise, et son observation de la beauté des femmes
Érôs et thanatos = Life against death by Norman Oliver Brown( Book )

11 editions published between 1960 and 1972 in French and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shocking and extreme interpretation of the father of psychoanalysis
Diary by Samuel Pepys( Book )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1987 in French and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le neveu by James Purdy( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1991 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biology of the spirit by Edmund W Sinnott( Book )

3 editions published in 1957 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loving ; Living ; Party going by Henry Green( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A group of rich, spoiled and idle young people heading off on a winter holiday are stranded at a railway station when their train is delayed by thick, enclosing fog. Party Going describes their four-hour wait in a London railway hotel where they shelter from the grim weather and the throngs of workers on the platform below."--Fantastic Fiction
 
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Languages
French (144)

German (1)

English (1)