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The Thief's Journal

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First published in France in 1949, The Thief's Journal is Jean Genet's iconic work of autobiographical fiction. This new edition brings his legendary genius to future generations of readers, with an introduction by Genet's great admirer, Patti Smith. From a prison cell, the journal's narrator recounts his travels across Europe in the 1930s--as a vagabond, pickpocket, and occasional prostitute--in pursuit of spiritual fulfilment through erotic trysts and evil deeds. Worshipping his own holy trinity of homosexuality, theft, ...

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0802128270

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9780802128270

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The Thief's Journal
2019, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571340835

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The Thief's Journal
2018, Grove Press

ISBN-13: 9780802128270

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The Thief's Journal
2009, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571250332

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The Thief's Journal
2004, Olympiapress.com

ISBN-13: 9781596541375

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The Thief's Journal
1994, Grove Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780802130143

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The Thief's Journal
1990, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140180893

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The Thief's Journal
1967, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140025828

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Thief's Journal
1965, Blond

ISBN-13: 9780218512755

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