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The diving bell and the butterfly [electronic resource] : a memoir of life in death / Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated from the French by Jeremy Leggatt.

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  • ISBN: 9780307454836 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 0307454835 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 9780307454836 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • ISBN: 0307454835 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • Physical Description: 133 p. ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Vintage International ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 1998, c1997.

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General Note: Translation of Le scaphandre et le papillon.
Originally published by Éditions Robert Laffont, Paris, in 1997.
"This translation first published in hardcover in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York, in 1997"--T.p. verso.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue -- The wheelchair -- Prayer -- Bathtime -- The alphabet -- The empress -- Cinecittà -- Tourists -- The sausage -- Guardian Angel -- The photo -- Yet another coincidence -- The dream -- Voice offstage -- My lucky day -- Our very own Madonna -- Through a glass, darkly -- Paris -- The vegetable -- Outing -- Twenty to one -- The duck hunt -- Sunday -- The ladies of Hong Kong -- The message -- At the wax museum -- The mythmaker -- "A day in the life" -- Season of renewal.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Knopf Doubleday Pub. Group, 2008. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 539 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 218 KB).
Subject: Bauby, Jean-Dominique, 1952-1997 > Health.
Cerebrovascular disease > Patients > France > Biography.
Periodical editors > France > Biography.
Quadriplegia > France > Psychological aspects > Personal narratives.
Quadriplegia > psychology > France > Personal Narratives.
Cerebrovascular Disorders > France > Personal Narratives.
Genre: Electronic books.

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