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Georges Simenon
[1903-89]


color portrait of author Georges Simenon in December 1981 (at age 78)           short profile

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“Writing is not a profession but a vocation of unhappiness. I don't think an artist can ever be happy.”

“We are all potentially characters in a novel – with the difference that characters in a novel really get to live their lives to the full.”

— Georges Simenon

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Georges Simenon entry at Wikipedia
Georges Simenon credits [since 1932] at Internet Movie Database
browse Georges Simenon Store at Amazon



Commissaire  Jules  Maigret  of  Paris, France
Mystery Series

Simenon wrote 200 novels and 150 novellas (plus much other material), of which 78 novels & 28 stories featured Maigret.

Jules Maigret entry at Wikipedia
list of Maigret novels at Wikipedia
ST's Simenon/Maigret fansite

Georges Simenon Checklist book by Trudee Young  
"Georges Simenon: A Checklist of His 'Maigret' and Other Mystery Novels
and Short Stories In French and In English Translations" [1976]
by Trudee Young

Scarecrow Press 9x6 hardcover [1/76] out of print/used

Maigret Collection DVD box set starring Michael Gambon  "The Maigret Collection" DVD Box Set [2005]
Koch Vision color DVD set [7/2005] 4 disks for $89.99
Lance Ent. color VHS set [10/2002] 6 tapes - out of prodn/used
contains 12 episodes of the Granada Television series of 1992-93, starring Michael Gambon, including "Maigret's Boyhood Friend", "Maigret and The Burglar's Wife", "Maigret Sets A Trap", "Maigret Meets A Milord", and "Maigret and The Mad-Woman"

Maigret French TV series on PAL DVD  "Maigret: La Collection" [2006]
54-episode French-language television series [1991-2005] with English subtitles; starring Bruno Cremer
Volume 1: MHz Networks widescreen color DVD set [2/2012] 6 disks for $41.78
Volume 2: MHz Networks widescreen color DVD set [6/2012] 6 disks for $49.99
Volume 3: MHz Networks widescreen color DVD set [8/2012] 6 disks for $49.99
Volume 4: MHz Networks widescreen color DVD set [8/2012] 6 disks for $49.99
Volume 5: MHz Networks widescreen color DVD set [11/2012] 6 disks for $49.99  
Volume 6: MHz Networks widescreen color DVD set [10/2012] 6 disks for $49.99  
Volume 7 Episodes 37-42: MHz Networks widescreen color DVD set [DUE March 2013] 6 disks for $59.95  
Volume 8 Episodes 43-48: MHz Networks widescreen color DVD set [DUE March 2013] 6 disks for $59.95  
Volume 9 with episodes 49-54 is on its way!

"MAIGRET: Collection L'Intégrale - Coffret Collector 54 épisodes 27 DVD"
One On One widescreen [6/2007] 27 PAL disks for €79,98 PAL format via Amazon France

Dossier Maigret guidebook for the French TV series  "Dossier Maigret: Les Enquetes de Bruno Cremer" [2008]
by Jacques-Yves Depoix

French-language guidebook to all episodes of the French TV series starring Bruno Cremer as Maigret; contents include: an introduction; an overview of the career of Bruno Cremer; the technical specifications for the series; the different directors & writers; a detailed guide of episodes; and a section on other film & TV adaptations.
Belles Lettres France 9¼x6½ pb [11/2008] for $38.00

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"Les Essentiels de Maigret" [2011]
Les Essentiels de Maigret book by Georges Simenon  Includes eleven full-length French-language Maigret mysteries: "Le Charretier de La Providence (The Crime At Lock 14)" [1931]; "La Tête d'un Homme (A Man's Head)" [1931]; "Liberty Bar" [1932]; "Félicie est Là (Maigret and The Toy Village)" [1944]; "La Première Enquête de Maigret, 1913 (Maigret's First Case)"
[1948]; "Maigret a Peur (Maigret Afraid)" [1953]; "Maigret se Trompe (Maigret's Mistake)" [1953]; "Maigret et Les Vieillards (Maigret In Society)" [1960]; "Maigret et Le Clochard (Maigret and The Bum)" [1962]; "Maigret à Vichy (Maigret Takes The Waters)" [1967]; and "Maigret et Monsieur Charles" [1972]

Omnibus French-language 7½x5¼ pb [11/2011] import/new-used
Omnibus French-language pb [11/2011] for €26,98 via Amazon France

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"Train de Nuit (Night Train)" [1930]
"La Maison d'Inquiétude (The House of Unease)" [1930]
"Pietr-le-Letton (The Strange Case of Peter The Lett)" [1931]
"Le Charretier de La Providence (The Crime At Lock 14)" [1931]
"M. Gallet Décédé (The Death of Monsieur Gallet" [1931]
"Le Pendu de Saint-Pholien (The Crime of Inspector Maigret)" [1931]
"La Tête d'un Homme (A Man's Head)" [1931]
"Le Chien Jaune (The Yellow Dog)" [1931]
"La Nuit du Carrefour (Maigret At The Crossroads)" [1931]
"Un Crime en Hollande (A Crime In Holland)" [1931]

#11 "Au Rendez-vous des Terre-Neuves (The Sailor's Rendezvous(" [1931]
"La Danseuse du Gai-Moulin (At The Gai Moulin)" [1931]
"La Guinguette à Deux Sous (Guinguette By The Seine)" [1932]
"L'Ombre Chinoise (The Shadow In The Courtyard)" [1932]
"L'Affaire Saint-Fiacre (The Saint-Fiacre Affair)" [1932]
"Chez les Flamands (The Flemish Shop)" [1932]
"Le Port des Brumes (Death of A Harbour Master)" [1932]
"Le Fou de Bergerac (The Madman of Bergerac)" [1932]
"Liberty Bar" [1932]
"L'Écluse No. 1 (The Lock At Charenton)" [1933]

#21 "La Femme Rousse (The Redhead)" [1933]
"Maigret (Maigret Returns)" [1934]
"La Maison du Juge (Maigret In Exile)" [1940]
"Les Caves du Majestic (The Hotel Majestic)" [1942]
"Cécile est Morte (Maigret and The Spinster)" [1942]
"Signé Picpus (To Any Lengths)" [1944
"Félicie est Là (Maigret and The Toy Village)" [1944]
"L'Inspecteur Cadavre (Maigret's Rival)" [1944]
"Maigret se Fâche (Maigret In Retirement)" [August 1945]
"Maigret à New York (Maigret In New York's Underworld)" [March 1946]

#31 "Les Vacances de Maigret (Maigret On Holiday)" [November 1947]
"Maigret et Son Mort (Maigret's Dead Man)" [January 1948]
"La Première Enquête de Maigret, 1913 (Maigret's First Case)" [October 1948]
"Mon Ami Maigret (My Friend Maigret)" [February 1949]
"Maigret Chez le Coroner (Maigret At The Coroner's)" [July 1949]
"L'Amie de Mme Maigret (Madame Maigret's Own Case)" [December 1949]
"Les Mémoires de Maigret (Maigret's Memoirs)" [September 1950]
"Maigret et La Vieille Dame (Maigret and The Old Lady)" [December 1950]

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"Maigret au Picratt's (Maigret and The Strangled Stripper)" [#39 Jan 1951]
Maigret and The Strangled Stripper mystery novel by Georges Simenon  "also "Maigret In Montmartre"; a garishly-dressed young woman appears at the Montmartre police station in the Rue de la Rochefoucauld with urgent information, then denies it an hour later; soon two brutal stranglings and a beautiful corpse lead Maigret into the desperate underworld of eroticism.
Mariner Books mass pb [11/89] out of print/scarce
Curtis Books mass pb [1954] out of print/scarce
Doubleday 8¼x5¾ hardcover [1954] out of print/scarce
★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"Maigret en Meublé (Maigret Takes A Room)" [#40 Feb 1951]

"Maigret et La Grande Perche (Maigret and The Burglar's Wife)" [#41 May 1951]

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"Maigret, Lognon et Les Gangsters (Maigret and The Gangsters/Killers)" [#42 Sept 1951]
Maigret and The Gangsters/Killers mystery novel by Georges Simenon hardcover  Maigret and The Gangsters/Killers mystery novel by Georges Simenon  "The Famous Sleuth Cracks An International Crime Ring"
Two American gangsters follow a third to Paris to kill him.

Avon mass pb [9/88] out of print/used
Signet mass pb [1964] out of print/used
Signet mass pb [1955] out of print/scarce
Doubleday Crime Club 8½x5¾ hardcover [1954] out of print/used
★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"Le Revolver de Maigret (Maigret's Revolver)" [June 1952]
"Maigret et l'Homme du Banc (Maigret and The Man On The Boulevard)" [1953]
"Maigret a Peur (Maigret Afraid)" [March 1953]
"Maigret se Trompe (Maigret's Mistake)" [August 1953]
"Maigret à l'École (Maigret Goes To School)" [December 1953]
"Maigret et La Jeune Morte (Maigret and The Dead Girl)" [January 1954]
"Maigret Chez le Ministre (Maigret and The Minister)" [August 1954]
"Maigret et le Corps sans Tête (Maigret and The Headless Corpse)" [January 1955]

#51 "Maigret Tend un Piège (Maigret Sets A Trap)" [July 1955]
"Un Échec de Maigret (Maigret's Failure)" [March 1956]
"Maigret s'Amuse (Maigret's Little Joke)" [September 1956]
"Maigret Voyage (Maigret and The Millionaires)" [August 1957]
"Les Scrupules de Maigret (Maigret Has Scruples)" [December 1957]
"Maigret et les Témoins Récalcitrants (Maigret and The Reluctant Witnesses)" [October 1958]
"Une Confidence de Maigret (Maigret Has Doubts)" [May 1959]
"Maigret aux Assises (Maigret In Court)" [November 1959]
"Maigret et Les Vieillards (Maigret In Society)" [June 1960]
"Maigret et Le Voleur Paresseux (Maigret and The Lazy Burglar)" [January 1961]

#61 "Maigret et Les Braves Gens (Maigret and The Black Sheep)" [September 1961]
"Maigret et Le Client du Samedi (Maigret and The Saturday Caller)" [February 1962]
"Maigret et Le Clochard (Maigret and The Bum)" [May 1962]
"La Colère de Maigret (Maigret Loses His Temper)" [June 1962]
"Maigret et le Fantôme (Maigret and The Ghost)" [June 1963]
"Maigret se Défend (Maigret On The Defensive)" [July 1964]
"La Patience de Maigret (The Patience of Maigret)" [March 1965]
"Maigret et l'Affaire Nahour (Maigret and The Nahour Case)" [February 1966]
"Le Voleur de Maigret (Maigret's Pickpocket)" [November 1966]
"Maigret à Vichy (Maigret Takes The Waters)" [September 1967]

#71 "Maigret Hésite (Maigret Hesitates)" [January 1968]
"L'Ami d'Enfance de Maigret (Maigret's Boyhood Friend)" [June 1968]
"Maigret et le Tueur (Maigret and The Killer)" [April 1969]
"Maigret et le Marchand de Vin (Maigret and The Wine Merchant)" [September 1969]
"La Folle de Maigret (Maigret and The Madwoman)" [May 1970]
"Maigret et l'Homme Tout Seul (Maigret and The Loner)" [February 1971]
"Maigret et l'Indicateur (Maigret and The Informer)" [June 1971]
"Maigret et Monsieur Charles" [February 1972]

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Maigret Right & Wrong book by Georges Simenon   "Maigret Right & Wrong" [1953 & 1967]
contains "Maigret In Montmartre" [1951] and "Maigret's Mistake" [1953]

Thriller Book Club hardcover [1955] out of print/scarce
Thriller Book Club hardcover [1953] out of print/scarce
Versus Inspector Maigret book by Georges Simenon  "Versus Inspector Maigret" [Doubleday 1958 & Curtis 1971]
contains "Maigret Has Scruples" [1957] and "Maigret and The Reluctant Witnesses" [1958]

Curtis mass pb [1971] out of print/used
Maigret Trio omnibus book by Georges Simenon (white cover)   Maigret Trio omnibus book by Georges Simenon  "A Maigret Trio: Three Novels Published In The United States For The First Time" [1973] includes three novels: "Maigret's Failure" [1956], "Maigret In Society" [1960], and "Maigret and The Lazy Burgler" [1961]
HBJ/Harvest Books 8x6 pb [10/94] out of print/many used
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 8¼x5¾ hardcover [1973] out of print/many used
Maigret & the Mad Killers omnibus book by Georges Simenon  "Maigret and The Mad Killers" [1980]
includes three novels: "Maigret's Pickpocket" [1966], "Maigret Hesitates"
[1968], and "Maigret and The Killer" [1969]; Introduction by Helen Wolfe

Doubleday; Book Club hardcover [1980] out of print/used
Inspector Maigret's Case Files omnibus book by Georges Simenon  Murder omnibus book by Georges Simenon  "Inspector Maigret's Case Files: Murder a La Carte" [1992]
includes "Maigret and The Toy Village" [1944], "Maigret's Rival" [1944], "Maigret and The Pickpocket" [1966], and "Maigret In Vichy" [1967]

Galahad Books 9x6 hardcover [9/92] out of print/many used
also published as "Murder: Four Great Inspector Maigret Novels Complete In One Volume" [1996]
B.B.S. Publng 9x6¼ hardcover [6/96] out of print/many used

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Simenon wrote 30 stories featuring Maigret; the 'Christmas' collection includes 9 and the 'Pipe' collection includes 17, leaving
four stories not accounted for: "Maigret In Retirement" (1949) may be a novella that was printed as a book; "Seven Little Crosses
In A Notebook" (1951) is not listed on source material; Wikipedia adds "Death Threats" (1942), "The Group At The Grand-Café" (1938),
"Jeumont, 51 Minutes Wait!" (1938), and "The Unlikely Monsieur Owen" (1938).

list of Maigret short stories at Wikipedia

Maigret's Christmas stories collection by Georges Simenon  

Maigret's Pipe stories collection by Georges Simenon  
"Complete Maigret Short Stories" [1976] by Georges Simenon
Hamilton U.K. 8½x5½ hardcover [1976] out of print/used

"Maigret's Christmas" [9 stories 1976] Translated by Jean Stewart
story titles include: "Death of A Nobody" (1946); "The Evidence of The Altar Boy" (1947); "Maigret's Christmas" (1950); "Maigret and The Surly Inspector" (1946); "Maigret In Retire-ment" (1949); "The Man In The Street" (1950); "The Most Obstinate Customer In The World" (1946); "Sale By Auction" (1939); and "Seven Little Crosses In A Notebook" (1951)
Mariner Books 8¼x5 pb [11/2003] out of print/many used
H&KWolfe/Mariner Books 7¾x5¼ pb [10/92] out of print/many, many used

"Maigret's Pipe: Seventeen Stories" [1977] by Georges Simenon
story titles include: "At The Étoile du Nord" (1938); "Death of A Woodlander" (1938); "Death Penalty"
(1946); "The Drowned Men's Inn" (1938); "In The Rue Pigalle" (1938); "Madame Maigret's Admirer"
(1938); "Mademoiselle Berthe and Her Lover" (1938); "Maigret's Mistake" (1938); "Maigret's Pipe"
(1945); "Monsieur Lundi (Mr. Monday)" (1938); "The Mysterious Affair In The Boulevard Beaumarchais"
(1938); "The Old Lady of Bayeux" (1938); "The Open Window" (1938); "Stan The Killer" (1938); "Storm In The Channel" (1938); "The Three Daughters of The Lawyer" (1938); "Two Bodies On A Barge" (1938)

Harvest/Mariner Books 7¾x5¼ pb [10/94] out of print/many used
Harcourt Brace 8¼x5½ hardcover [10/78] out of print/used



Other  Works  by  Georges Simenon
Simenon wrote 200 novels and 150 novellas (plus much other material), of which 78 novels & 28 stories featured Maigret.

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Georges Simenon / Andre Gide correspondance book  "Georges Simenon / Andre Gide: Sans Trop de Pudeur (Without Too Much Modesty) - Correspondance, 1938-1950" [1999]
Carnets Omnibus French-language 7¾x5 pb [8/99] imported/new-used
Carnets Omnibus French-language pb [8/99] for €12,44 via Amazon France
La France de Maigret book by Georges Simenon  "La France de Maigret: Vue par les Maîtres de la Photographie du XXe Miècle (The France of Maigret: A View By The Masters of Photography of The 20th Century)" [2007] Text by Georges Simenon, Preface by Denis Tillinac
Omnibus French-language 11¾x11 hardcover [10/2007] imported/new-used
Omnibus French-language hardcover [8/99] out of print/used via Amazon France
★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"Belle" []
"Betty" []

"The Blue Room (La Chambre Bleue)" [1964] see 2014 movie below
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Blue_Room_(novel)

"The Brothers Rico" []
"The Cat" [1967]
"Dirty Snow (La Neige Était Sale" [1948] New York Review Books ISBN 1-59017-043-1
"The Disappearance of Odile" [1971]
"The Door: A Novel" [1962] GSthedoor.jpg
http://www.amazon.com/Door-Georges-Simenon/dp/0151263701/
"The Glass Cage" []
"The Hitchhiker" []
"In Case of Emergency" []
"In The Barn" []
"The Little Man From Archangel" [1957]

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"The Man Who Watched The Trains Go By (Homme qui Regardait Passer les Trains)" [1938]
The Man Who Watched The Trains Go By novel by Georges Simenon  A Dutch burgher realizes that his stable life will soon fall apart; he catches the first train to Amsterdam, commits an accidental murder, and is soon on the run from police in two countries.
Translated by Marc Romano, Introduction by Luc Sante
New York Review of Books Classics 8x5 pb [11/2005] for $10.97
★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"Monsieur La Souris (Mr. Mouse)" [1938]
Monsieur La Souris novel by Georges Simenon  Small-time crook 'Mr. Mouse' is very well known to the police, so when he discovers a fortune in a wallet, he cannot spend it.
Gallimard Education French-language mass pb [6/2009] import/used
Folio Policier French-language 17.6x10.6cm pb [6/2009] for €5,65 via Amazon France
Monsieur La Souris feature film starring Raimu  "Monsieur La Souris" feature film; English title: "Midnight In Paris"
[France Oct 1942, USA Oct 1947]

Produced by Roger Richebé; directed by Georges Lacombe; adapted by Marcel Achard from the 1938 novel by Georges Simenon; original music by Georges Auric; starring Raimu, Aimé Clariond, René Bergeron, Paul Amiot, Pierre Jourdan, Marcel Melrac, Jo Dervo, Micheline Francey, Marie Carlot, Charles Granval, Gilbert Gil & (Raymond) Aimos
VHS/DVD/Blu-ray not available • full credits at IMDb
lobby card for 1950 British remake Midnight Episode   "Midnight Episode" British remake
[Columbia Pictures U.K. Dec 1950, USA May 1955]

A tattered hobo who recites Shakespeare for pennies discovers a dead body, which soon disappears, leaving behind a wallet stuffed with money. Directed by Gordon Parry; based on Simenon's novel; starring Stanley Holloway, Leslie Dwyer, Reginald Tate, Meredith Edwards, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Joy Shelton, Raymond Young, Leslie Perrins, Sebastian Cabot, Campbell Copelin & Natasha Parry
VHS/DVD/Blu-ray not available • full credits at IMDb

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"Mr. Hire's Engagement" []
"The Others" []
"The Premier" []
"The President" [] by Georges Simenon, Translated by Daphne Woodward
http://www.mhpbooks.com/books/the-president/ Melville House/Neversink Library
"Sunday" []
"Teddy Bear" []

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"The Train"  [1958 novel]
The Train 1958 novel by Georges Simenon  A French radio repairman and his pregnant wife & their child flee the advancing Nazi Army on a train where he meets and falls in love with an attractive fugitive Jewish woman.
Translated by Robert Baldick
Kindle Edition from Melville House [7/2011] for $8.40
Melville House/Neversink Library 8x5 pb [7/2011] for $10.53
publisher book page
The Last Train 1973 movie starring Jean-Louis Trintignant  "The Train" aka "The Last Train" [Fox-Lira France Oct 1973]
Co-adapted & directed by Pierre Granier-Deferre; co-adapted by Pascal Jardin, based on the novel by Georges Simenon; starring Jean-Louis Trintignant, Romy Schneider, Anne Wiazem-sky, Maurice Biraud, Paul Amiot, Nike Arrighi, Paul Le Person, Roger Ibáñez, Jean Lescot, Franco Mazzieri, Serge Marquand & Régine
B.C.I. / Eclipse color DVD [2002] out of prodn/used
American Home Ent. color VHS [4/95] for $19.95
full credits at IMDbmovie entry at Wikipedia

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

"The Watchmaker of Everton" []



Omnibus  Editions

Maigret Omnibus book by Georges Simenon  "A Maigret Omnibus" [1962]
includes "Maigret In Montmartre" [1951] and "Maigret's Mistake" [1953] {previously issued together as "Maigret Right & Wrong"}; "Maigret Goes To School" [1953]; "Maigret Has Scruples" [1957]; and "Maigret and The Reluctant Witnesses" [1958]

Hamish Hamilton U.K. hardcover [1962] out of print/scarce
Five Times Maigret omnibus book by Georges Simenon  "Five Times Maigret" [June 1964] also released as "A Maigret Omnibus" in 1962
includes "Maigret In Montmartre" [1951]; "Maigret's Mistake" [1953]; "Maigret Goes To School" [1953]; "Maigret Has Scruples" [1957]; and "Maigret and The Reluctant Witnesses" [1958]

Harcourt, Brace & World 8½x6 hardcover [6/64] out of print/used
Harcourt 8½x6 hardcover [9/64] out of print/used
Maigret Cinq Five Novel Omnibus book by Georges Simenon (lousy graphic)  "Maigret Cinq: A Five Novel Omnibus" [1965]
includes "Maigret's First Case" [1948]; "Maigret and The Old Lady" [1950]; "Maigret Takes A Room" [1951]; "Maigret and The Young Girl" [1954]; and "Maigret's Little Joke" [1956]

Harcourt, Brace & World 9x6½ hardcover [6/95] out of print/used

"A Simenon Omnibus" [Hamish Hamilton 1965]
"Mr. Hire's Engagement"; "The Little Man From Archangel"; "In Case of Emergency"; "Sunday"; "The Premier"
http://www.amazon.com/Simenon-Omnibus-Engagement-Archangel-Emergency/dp/B0011GJTUY/

"An American Omnibus" [Harcourt, Brace & World 1967]
"Belle"; "The Brothers Rico"; "The Hitchhiker"; "The Watchmaker of Everton"
http://www.amazon.com/AMERICAN-OMNIBUS-Brothers-Hitchhiker-Watchmaker/dp/B000ZPQ3DI/

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

These twenty-five Omnibus Editions from Penguin USA seem to alternate between 'Simenon' and 'Maigret' in the title,
depending on the content; so far there are no duplicates, i.e. Fourth Simenon and Fourth Maigret.

"Simenon Omnibus: No. 1" [Penguin Crime 10/1970]
http://www.amazon.com/Simenon-Omnibus-Penguin-crime-books/dp/0140031847/

"The Second Maigret Omnibus" [1973]
The Accomplices / Maigret's Pickpocket / The Patience of Maigret
http://www.amazon.com/SECOND-MAIGRET-OMNIBUS-GEORGES-SIMENON/dp/B000Z78YE2/
http://www.amazon.com/Second-Maigret-Omnibus-George-Simenon/dp/0241905834/

"The Third Simenon Omnibus" [Penguin Crime 1975]
http://www.amazon.com/third-Simenon-omnibus-Penguin-fiction/dp/B000OIWBZA/

gap here of Omnibus #4

"Maigret Omnibus: No. 5" [Oct 1973]
http://www.amazon.com/Maigret-Omnibus-No-Georges-Simenon/dp/0241024730/

"Maigret Victorious: A Sixth Omnibus" [1975]
"Maigret's Memoirs"; "Maigret and The Headless Corpse"; "Maigret and The Saturday Caller"
http://www.amazon.com/Maigret-Victorious-comprising-Headless-Saturday/dp/B0000E8YG8/
http://www.amazon.com/Maigret-Victorious-Maigrets-Headless-Saturday/dp/B000V0M8OA/

"The Seventh Simenon Omnibus" [July 1974]

"Simenon Omnibus: No. 8" [Penguin Crime March 1975]
"Maigret and The Flea"; "Teddy Bear"; "Maigret Hesitates"
http://www.amazon.com/Simenon-Omnibus-Penguin-crime-fiction/dp/0140038973/

"Ninth Omnibus" [1976] "Maigret and Monsieur Charles"; "The Disappearance of Odile"; "The Cat"

"Tenth Simenon Omnibus" [1976]
"Maigret and The Madwoman"; "The Glass Cage"; "The Man on The Bench"; "In The Barn"
http://www.amazon.com/Tenth-Simenon-Omnibus-Maigret-Madwoman/dp/B000MIIF6Q/

"Simenon Omnibus: No. 11" [Penguin Crime Fen 1977]
http://www.amazon.com/Simenon-Omnibus-Penguin-crime-fiction/dp/0140042482/

"The Twelfth Simenon Omnibus" [1977]
http://www.amazon.com/Twelfth-Simenon-Omnibus-Georges/dp/0140044310/

"The Thirteenth Simenon Omnibus" [1978]
"Maigret and The Man On The Boulevard"; "The Others"; "Maigret and The Loner"
http://www.amazon.com/Thirteenth-Simenon-Omnibus-Maigret-Boulevard/dp/0140045112/

"Simenon Omnibus: No. 14" [Penguin Crime Oct 1979]
"Maigret and The Spinster"; "Betty"; "Maigret and The Black Sheep"
http://www.amazon.com/Simenon-Omnibus-Penguin-crime-fiction/dp/0140046755/
http://www.amazon.com/fourteenth-Simenon-omnibus-Georges/dp/B000QF0DMO/

there is a gap of Omnibus Editions #15 to #21 that are not on Amazon (10/2012)

"Simenon Omnibus: Volume 22" [1992]
http://www.amazon.com/SIMENON-OMNIBUS-22-Georges-Simenon/dp/B007RDPS3M/

"Simenon Omnibus: Volume 23" [1992]
http://www.amazon.com/SIMENON-OMNIBUS-23-Georges-Simenon/dp/B007RDVL38/

"Simenon Omnibus: Volume 24" [1992]
http://www.amazon.com/SIMENON-OMNIBUS-24-Georges-Simenon/dp/B007RBI5P2/

"Simenon Omnibus: Volume 25" [1992]
http://www.amazon.com/SIMENON-OMNIBUS-25-Georges-Simenon/dp/289111535X/



Movies & TV,  Stageplays,  Other Media

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"Zizi" musical revue on Broadway starring Zizi Jeanmaire [Nov 1964-Jan 1965]
based on the story "La Chambre" by Georges Simenon
http://www.ibdb.com/production.php?id=2837

Simenon et le Cinéma book by Claude Gauteur   "D'Après Simenon: Simenon et le Cinéma" [2001]
by Claude Gauteur

Carnets Omnibus French-language 7½x4¾ pb [2/2001] imported/new-used
Carnets Omnibus French-language pb [2/2001] out of print/used via Amazon France

"The Blue Room (La Chambre Bleue)"  10/2014
[Alfama France May 2014, Sundance Selects USA Oct 2014]
The Blue Room (La Chambre Bleue) movie  A married man has an on-going affair in the same room at a hotel, and then his lover is murdered . . .
Co-written & directed by and starring Mathieu Amalric; co-written by & co-starring Stéphanie Cléau; also starring Léa Drucker
DVD/Blu-ray not yet available
full credits at IMDbscant movie entry at Wikipedia
watch official 4/2014 French-language trailer [1:31] at YouTube
The Blue Room (La Chambre Bleue mystery novel by Georges Simenon  "The Blue Room (La Chambre Bleue)" mystery novel [1964]
A married man has an on-going affair in the same room at a hotel, and then his lover is murdered . . .
Harvest/H.B.J. mass pb [1978] out of print/used
Penguin Classics 8¼x6 pb [DUE 2015] for $9.31  1/2015
French-language Kindle Edition from Omnibus [11/2012] for €7,99 via Amazon France
Livre de Poche French-language mass pb [2011] out of print/used
Presses de La Cité French-language mass pb [11/2002] out of print/used
Le Grand Livre du Mois French-language hardcover [2002] out of print/used
book entry at Wikipedia {empty}



Works  About  Georges Simenon

Simenon Critical Biography book by Stanley G. Eskin  
"Simenon: A Critical Biography" [1987]
by Stanley G. Eskin

McFarland & Co. pb [10/2011] for $30.00
McFarland & Co. 9½x6¼ hardcover [6/87] out of print/used
Portrait of Georges Simenon  "The Man Who Wasn't Maigret: A Portrait of Georges Simenon"
[1993] by Patrick Marnham

Harvest 9x6 pb [12/2003] for $22.00
FS&G hardcover [4/93] out of print/many used

Autodictionnaire Simenon (French Edition) by Pierre Assouline (Oct 12, 2009
http://www.amazon.com/Autodictionnaire-Simenon-French-Pierre-Assouline/dp/2258080096/ http://www.myspace.com/video/vid/107441815



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L i n k s

Georges Simenon entry at Wikipedia
Jules Maigret entry at Wikipedia
Georges Simenon credits [since 1932] at Internet Movie Database
browse Georges Simenon Store at Amazon

ST's Simenon/Maigret fansite
http://www.libnet.ulg.ac.be/simenon.htm



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