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The Resource The diving bell and the butterfly : a memoir of life in death, Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated from the French by Jeremy Leggatt

The diving bell and the butterfly : a memoir of life in death, Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated from the French by Jeremy Leggatt

Label
The diving bell and the butterfly : a memoir of life in death
Title
The diving bell and the butterfly
Title remainder
a memoir of life in death
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated from the French by Jeremy Leggatt
Title variation
Diving-bell & the butterfly
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Summary
In this autobiography, a magazine editor wakes from a coma to find he can only communicate by blinking to select letters of the alphabet, and eventually dictates this book
Tone
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1997
Biography type
individual biography
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162912
Cataloging source
VPW
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1952-1997
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Bauby, Jean-Dominique
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Leggatt, Jeremy
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True
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  • Bauby, Jean-Dominique
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Periodical editors
Target audience
adult
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a memoir of life in death
Label
The diving bell and the butterfly : a memoir of life in death, Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated from the French by Jeremy Leggatt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Le scaphandre et le papillon
Control code
ocn182777586
Edition
First Vintage International ed., July 1998.
Extent
[132 p.] ; 21 cm.
Isbn
9780307389251
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)182777586
Label
The diving bell and the butterfly : a memoir of life in death, Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated from the French by Jeremy Leggatt
Publication
Note
Translation of: Le scaphandre et le papillon
Control code
ocn182777586
Edition
First Vintage International ed., July 1998.
Extent
[132 p.] ; 21 cm.
Isbn
9780307389251
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)182777586

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