Marquand
biographical name John Phillips 1893-1960 American novelist

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  • Marquand — Marquand, as a person, may refer to: Allan Marquand (1853–1924), an American art historian Christian Marquand (1927–2000), a French director, actor and screenwriter David Marquand, (born 1934) an English politician Henry Gurdon Marquand… …   Wikipedia

  • Marquand — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Allan Marquand (1853–1924), US amerikanischer Logiker Christian Marquand (1927–2000), französischer Schauspieler und Filmregisseur Henry Gurdon Marquand (1819–1902), US amerikanischer Philanthrop und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Marquand — Marquand, MO U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 251 Housing Units (2000): 124 Land area (2000): 0.242361 sq. miles (0.627712 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.242361 sq. miles (0.627712 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Marquand —   [ mɑːkwənd], J. P. (John Phillips), amerikanischer Schriftsteller, * Wilmington (Delaware) 10. 11. 1893, ✝ Newburyport (Massachusetts) 16. 7. 1960; schrieb populäre Unterhaltungsliteratur und Detektivromane; bekannt v. a. durch ironisch… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Marquand — [mär′kwänd΄, märkwənd] J(ohn) P(hillips) 1893 1960; U.S. novelist …   English World dictionary

  • Marquand — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Richard Marquand (1938 1987) cinéaste britannique Serge Marquand (1930 2004) acteur français Christian Marquand (1927 2000) acteur français Nadine… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Marquand — Recorded as Le Marquand, Le Marchant, Marchant, Marchent, Marchand, Marquand, Merchant and others, this is a surname of French origins but much recorded in the British Isles and the Channel Islands. It derives from the word marquand meaning a… …   Surnames reference

  • Marquand — noun United States writer who created the Japanese detective Mr. Moto and wrote other novels as well (1893 1960) • Syn: ↑John Marquand, ↑John Philip Marquand • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

  • Marquand — /mahr kwond /, n. J(ohn) P(hillips), 1893 1960, U.S. novelist and short story writer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Marquand — Mar•quand [[t]mɑrˈkwɒnd[/t]] n. big J(ohn) P(hillips), 1893–1960, U.S. novelist …   From formal English to slang

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