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The Resource The diving-bell and the butterfly, Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated by Jeremy Leggatt

The diving-bell and the butterfly, Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated by Jeremy Leggatt

Label
The diving-bell and the butterfly
Title
The diving-bell and the butterfly
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated by Jeremy Leggatt
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
At the age of 42, Bauby suffered a massive stroke. Paralysed from head to toe, he was left imprisoned inside his body, his mind intact, but unable to speak or move anything except his left eyelid. This is his story
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bauby, Jean-Dominique
Dewey number
362.19681
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bauby, Jean-Dominique
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Paralytics
  • Biography
Label
The diving-bell and the butterfly, Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated by Jeremy Leggatt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 1997
Control code
9780007139842
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
139 p.
Isbn
9780007139842
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The diving-bell and the butterfly, Jean-Dominique Bauby ; translated by Jeremy Leggatt
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 1997
Control code
9780007139842
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
139 p.
Isbn
9780007139842
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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