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The Difficulty of Being (Da Capo Press edition)


}Writer, filmmaker, visual artist, and celebrated leader of the French avant-garde, Jean Cocteau (18891963) once announced, "One must know how to go too far." The astounding scope of his work stands as a testament to that revolutionary spirit. Throughout his life he boldly experimented in almost every medium and achieved enduring success in them all: novels like Les Enfants Terribles ; films such as The Blood of a Poet , Beauty and the Beast , and Orphee ; as well as plays, ballets, drawings, poems, and even an opera of ...

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The Difficulty of Being
2013, Melville House Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781612192901

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The Difficulty of Being
1995, Da Capo Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780306806339

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Difficulty of Being
1966, Peter Owen Publishers, London

ISBN-13: 9780720625189


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