Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989

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Georges Simenon (1903-1989) was a Belgian writer who published nearly 200 novels and numerous short stories. He is best known as the creator of the fictional detective Jules Maigret. William Jovanovich was an American publisher and president of Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, responsible for supporting and publishing a number of important 20th century writers including Eudora Welty, Mary McCarthy, and Umberto Eco.

From the guide to the Georges Simenon correspondence with William Jovanovich, 1963-1983, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

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referencedIn Simenon, Georges. Georges Simenon / réalisation, Nicolas Ribowski ; Bernard Pivot, interview. ; Georges Simenon, participant. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Donald and Katharine Foley Collection of Penguin Books, 1935-1965 The Bancroft Library.
creatorOf MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. Letter : typescript, 1971 August 6 : Conway, MA, to Mrs. (William) Scott Keith, Sr., Old Deerfield, MA / Archie. Greenfield Community College, Nahman-Watson Library
creatorOf Georges Simenon correspondence with William Jovanovich, 1963-1983 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Fisher, M. F. K. (Mary Frances Kennedy), 1908-1992. Autograph note : [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie, undated. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Frederic Dannay Papers, ca.1920-1982. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Donald and Katharine Foley Collection of Penguin Books, post 1965 The Bancroft Library.
creatorOf Parinaud, André, 1924-2006. Georges Simenon : entretiens avec André Parinaud. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. Maigret et le chien jaune / d'après Georges Simenon ; version adaptée par Jean Mesnager ; Gérard Chevalier, voix. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. Maigret : les meilleures enquêtes / d'après l'oeuvre de Georges Simenon ; Jean Richard... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Esquire, Inc. Records, 1933-1977 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Daquin, Louis, 1908-1980. Le voyageur de la Toussaint / Louis Daquin, réal. ; Georges Simenon, aut. adapté ; Marcel Aymé, scénario, dial. ; Jean Desailly, Jules Berry, Simone Valère... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Perry, Ben. The brothers Rico : screenplay / by Ben Perry. Columbia College Chicago
creatorOf Simenon, Georges. Georges Simenon / réalisation, Nicolas Ribowski ; Bernard Pivot, interview. ; Georges Simenon, participant. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn MacCarthy mss., 1863-1991 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. Le voyageur de la Toussaint / Georges Simenon. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Parinaud, André, 1924-2006. Georges Simenon : entretiens avec André Parinaud. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Dannay, Frederic, 1905-1982. Papers, ca.1920-1982. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Wolff, Helen, 1906-1994. Helen and Kurt Wolff papers, 1888-1994. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Parinaud, André, 1924-2006. Georges Simenon : entretiens avec André Parinaud. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Fonds Louis Jouvet Bibliothèque nationale de France. Département des arts du spectacle
referencedIn Thornton Wilder papers, 1892-1991, 1935-1975 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. Un échec de Maigret [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Halle, Louis Joseph, 1910-. Papers of Louis J. Halle [manuscript], 1915-1985 bulk (1947-1985). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Helen and Kurt Wolff papers, 1888-1994 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. Maigret : les meilleures enquêtes / d'après l'oeuvre de Georges Simenon ; Jean Richard... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Parinaud, André, 1924-2006. Georges Simenon : entretiens avec André Parinaud. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. Un échec de Maigret. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. Studio one-- "Black rain" / from a novel by Georges Simenon. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
creatorOf Daquin, Louis, 1908-1980. Le voyageur de la Toussaint / Louis Daquin, réal. ; Georges Simenon, aut. adapté ; Marcel Aymé, scénario, dial. ; Jean Desailly, Jules Berry, Simone Valère... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn New Yorker records, ca.1924-1984 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. Maigret et le chien jaune / d'après Georges Simenon ; version adaptée par Jean Mesnager ; Gérard Chevalier, voix. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Davis, Dorothy Salisbury. Papers, 1949-1965. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. Typed letter signed Georges Simenon to Miss Kleeman March 31, 1953. Wellesley College
referencedIn Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973,. Creative writing questionnaires for writing class at University of Pennsylvania, 1970-1972. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Simenon, Georges, 1903-1989. The Man who watched the trains go by : filmscript, [195-?]. Indiana University
referencedIn O'Brien, Justin, 1906-1968. Papers, 1925-1968. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
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associatedWith Chevalier, Gérard, 19..-...., comédien. person
associatedWith Dannay, Frederic, 1905-1982. person
associatedWith Davis, Dorothy Salisbury. person
associatedWith Esquire, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Fisher, M. F. K. (Mary Frances Kennedy), 1908-1992. person
associatedWith Foley, Donald L. person
associatedWith Foley, Katharine person
associatedWith Foley, Katharine person
associatedWith Halle, Louis Joseph, 1910- person
associatedWith Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973, person
associatedWith Jouvet, Louis (1887-1951) person
associatedWith Jovanovich, William person
associatedWith Kleeman, Rita Halle, b. 1885. person
associatedWith MacCarthy, Desmond, 1877-1952 person
associatedWith MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. person
associatedWith Mesnager, Jean. person
correspondedWith New Yorker Magazine, Inc corporateBody
associatedWith O'Brien, Justin, 1906-1968. person
associatedWith Parinaud, André, 1924-2006. person
associatedWith Perry, Ben. person
associatedWith Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975 person
associatedWith Wolff, Helen, 1906-1994. person
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Birth 1903-02-13

Death 1989-09-04

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