Welcome to the new catalog for Santa Fe Public Library. We'd love to hear your feedback.

Simenon: a biography

Book Cover
Average Rating
Pub. Date:
1st American ed.
An enthralling biography of a man whose life was the stuff of fiction. Numbering more than 400 in all, including the beloved Inspector Maigret stories, Georges Simenon's novels have been translated into 50 languages, with sales exceeding 500 million worldwide. Now, drawing on unprecedented access to Simenon's papers, family and friends, Pierre Assouline gives readers the utterly absorbing story of this tormented and egomaniacal genius of literary mass production. 16-page photo insert.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID c576f77e-e74b-61f0-b649-e0d6e0f2430c
Grouping Title simenon
Grouping Author assouline pierre
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-02 04:18:45AM
Last Indexed 2019-01-16 04:43:18AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Assouline, Pierre.
author_display Assouline, Pierre
available_at_santafe Main Library
detailed_location_santafe Main
format_category_santafe Books
format_santafe Book
id c576f77e-e74b-61f0-b649-e0d6e0f2430c
isbn 9780679402855
item_details ils:.b11727081|.i19256346|Main|BIO SIMENON, G|||1|false|false|||||*CHECK SHELF*||mn||
itype_santafe Regular Circ
last_indexed 2019-01-16T11:43:18.548Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_santafe BIO SIMENON, G
owning_library_santafe Santa Fe Public Library
owning_location_santafe Main Library
primary_isbn 9780679402855
publishDate 1997
record_details ils:.b11727081|Book|Books|1st American ed.|English|Knopf,|1997.|xiii, 447 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b11727081 .i19256346 On Shelf *CHECK SHELF* false true true false false true 9999
subject_facet Novelists, Belgian -- 20th century -- Biography, Simenon, Georges, -- 1903-1989 -- Biography
title_display Simenon : a biography
title_full Simenon : a biography / Pierre Assouline ; translated from the French by Jon Rothschild
title_short Simenon :
title_sub a biography
topic_facet Novelists, Belgian, Simenon, Georges