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Abbé Prévost (1697–1763)

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In 1728, five years after being ordained as a Benedictine priest, he fell out with the ecclesiastical authorities and fled to England, where he became a tutor in the household of Sir John Eyles. He lived in the Netherlands and again in London before returning to Paris in 1734. See more trivia »

Died:

(age 66) in Paris, France

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 2012 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (novel "L'Historie du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - 1 episode)
- Massenet: Manon (2012) ... (novel "L'Historie du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - uncredited)
 2007/I Manon (TV Movie) (novel "Histoire du Chevalier Des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 2007 Jules Massenet: Manon (TV Movie) (novel "Histoire du Chevalier Des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - uncredited)
 2005 Manon Lescaut (TV Movie) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - uncredited)
 2001 Manon (TV Movie) (based on the novel by: "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1998 Manon Lescaut (TV Movie) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - as A.F. Prevost)
 1997 Manon Lescaut (TV Movie) (based on the novel "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" by)
 1990 Manon Lescaut (TV Movie) (based on the novel "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" by - as l'Abbé Prevost)
 1986 Manon (novel "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1985 Manon Lescaut (TV Movie) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1983 Manon (TV Movie) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1983 Manon Lescaut (TV Movie) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1981 Manon (novel "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1980 The Metropolitan Opera Presents (TV Series) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - 1 episode)
- Manon Lescaut (1980) ... (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - uncredited)
 1979 Manon Lesko (TV Movie) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1978 Histoire du chevalier Des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut (TV Mini-Series) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1977 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series) (novel "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - 1 episode)
- New York City Opera: Manon (1977) ... (novel "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1976 Manon (TV Mini-Series) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1976) ... (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
- Episode #1.2 (1976) ... (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
- Episode #1.1 (1976) ... (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1968 Manon 70 (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - as Abbé Antoine-François Prévost)
 1954 The Lovers of Manon Lescout (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1949 Manon (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1940 Manon Lescaut (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1927 When a Man Loves (novel "Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" - uncredited)
 1926 Manon Lescaut (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1918 Manon Lescaut (novel)
 1914 Manon Lescaut (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1912 Manon Lescaut (Short) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1911 Manon Lescaut (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1910 Manon (Short) (novel "L'Histoire du Chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut")
 1908 Manon Lescaut (Short) (novel)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

The following work was adapted to the Broadway stage: See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | See more »

Alternate Names:

A.F. Prevost | l'Abbé Prevost | Abbé Antoine-François Prévost
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Trivia:

In 1728, five years after being ordained as a Benedictine priest, he fell out with the ecclesiastical authorities and fled to England, where he became a tutor in the household of Sir John Eyles. He lived in the Netherlands and again in London before returning to Paris in 1734. See more »

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