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Cocteau, Jean 1889-1963

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Les enfants terribles, roman by Jean Cocteau( Book )

511 editions published between 1925 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 2,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Paris and centred round a louche relationship between two orphaned siblings, this book was part of the modernist movement in literature
Oedipus Rex by Igor Stravinsky( )

78 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valery Gergiev conducts a new recording of Stravinsky's iconic neo-classical oratorio Oedipus Rex, complete with Jean Cocteau's original French narration spoken by Gerard Depardieu
Belle et la Bête = Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

85 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Érase una vez un mercader arruinado que vivía con su hijo Ludovic y sus tres hijas. Dos de ellas, Felicie y Adelaide, son seres egoístas que explotan a su hermana pequeña Bella. Un día, el padre se pierde en el bosque y llega hasta un castillo. Allí encuentra una preciosa rosa y decide cogerla para Bella, entonces aparece el señor del castillo que le impondrá un duro castigo por su osadía
La machine infernale; pièce en 4 actes by Jean Cocteau( Book )

224 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Théâtre avec dix-sept personnages: cinq femmes, douze hommes
Thomas l'imposteur by Jean Cocteau( Book )

199 editions published between 1923 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bien que réformé en 1914, Cocteau s'engagea comme ambulancier civil et côtoya les fusiliers marins dont il devint, en quelque sorte, "la mascotte". De cette expérience, l'écrivain tira, en 1923, "Thomas l'imposteur."
The grand écart by Jean Cocteau( Book )

142 editions published between 1923 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jacques Forestier, the central character of Cocteau's famous first novel from 1921, is a parasite and dilettante who responds readily to beauty in both sexes." "Leaving his provincial family he comes to Paris to study for his degree. Indulging in a life of dissipation with a group of students and their mistresses, he falls in love with Germaine, a chorus girl kept by a rich banker. The affair, doomed from the start, forces Jacques to come to terms not so much with society as he finds it but with himself."--Jacket
The infernal machine, and other plays by Jean Cocteau( Book )

9 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the texts of six dramatic works by the French master of literature, including Orpheus, Bacchus, and The Eiffel Tower Wedding Party
Diary of an unknown by Jean Cocteau( Book )

58 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intimate writing in which Cocteau speaks uninhibited to friends. Cocteau's artistry comes alive in each and every page
Les parents terribles (indiscretions) by Jean Cocteau( Book )

190 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Portrait of a bourgeois French family in sexual disarray ..."--Page 4 of cover
The difficulty of being by Jean Cocteau( Book )

148 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retiré à Morzine en 1947, malade, Cocteau part à la recherche des êtres ou des événements qui ne cessent de le tarauder et évoque ses rencontres avec Radiguet, Apollinaire, Picasso
Oedipus Rex ; Les noces by Igor Stravinsky( )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Russian and Latin and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valery Gergiev conducts a new recording of Stravinsky's iconic neo-classical oratorio Oedipus Rex, complete with Jean Cocteau's original French narration spoken by Gerard Depardieu
The holy terrors by Jean Cocteau( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1966 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tragedy about the power of the imagination and the strange, claustrophobic world of childhood. At home, Paul shares a private world with his sister Elisabeth, a world from which parents are tacitly excluded. Their room is where the Game is played, the Game being their own bizarre version of life. All that they do outside is effectively controlled by the rules of the Game -- but unfortunately the rules of the Game prescribe that two children must die
Oedipus Rex : opera-oratorio in 2 acts after Sophocles by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

25 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La voix humaine = The human voice by Francis Poulenc( Recording )

78 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical setting of the one-act play by Jean Cocteau
Art and faith : letters between Jacques Maritain and Jean Cocteau by Jacques Maritain( )

10 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Orphée = Orpheus( Visual )

14 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in French and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Cocteau turns the Orpheus legend into a story of a poet and his encounter with death and the middle world
Journals by Jean Cocteau( Book )

5 editions published between 1956 and 1964 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two screenplays: The blood of a poet [and] The testament of Orpheus by Jean Cocteau( Book )

23 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The White paper by Jean Cocteau( Book )

58 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le Livre Blanc was first published anonymously in France in 1928, and was at once attacked as obscene. This semi-autobiographical narrative describes the love affairs of a young in the years of this century. His attempts to find fulfillment are movingly conveyed, and the book ends with an impassioned plea for sexual tolerance and homosexual rights."--Page [4] of cover
Beauty and the beast by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont( Book )

45 editions published between 1940 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fille d'un riche marchand, objet de moquerie de ses soeurs, demande à son père de lui ramener une rose. Le père s'égare dans une forêt profonde et cueille une rose appartenant à la redoutable Bête. Celle-ci est furieuse. Belle s'offre en holocauste, prend la Bête en pitié, puis l'aime. La Bête se transformera grâce à cet amour, en prince charmant
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Belle et la Bête = Beauty and the Beast
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Belle et la Bête = Beauty and the BeastLa machine infernale; pièce en 4 actesThe grand écartThe infernal machine, and other playsLes parents terribles (indiscretions)The difficulty of beingThe holy terrorsTwo screenplays: The blood of a poet [and] The testament of Orpheus
Alternative Names
Cocteau.

Cocteau 1889-1963

Cocteau, Clément Eugène Jean Maurice

Cocteau, Clément Eugène Jean Maurice 1889-1963

Cocteau J.

Cocteau J. 1889-1963

Cocteau J. M. E. C.

Cocteau J. M. E. C. 1889-1963

Cocteau, Jean.

Cocteau, Jean M.

Cocteau, Jean M. 1889-1963

Cocteau Jean Maurice Eugène Clément

Cocteau, Jean Maurice Eugène Clément 1889-1963

Cocteau-Maritain, ...

Cocteau-Maritain 1889-1963

Ioannes Cocteau

Jan Kokto

Jean Cocteau

Jean Cocteau écrivain, peintre et réalisateur français

Jean Cocteau franca poeto, romanisto, pentristo, kritikisto, kaj reĝisoro

Jean Cocteau francia író, festő, filmrendező

Jean Cocteau francouzský básník

Jean Cocteau francuski poeta, powieściopisarz, dramaturg i krytyk

Jean Cocteau francúzsky básnik, grafik a filmár

Jean Cocteau Frans kunstschilder

Jean Cocteau Fransk forfatter, designer, boksemanager og regissør.

Jean Cocteau französischer Schriftsteller, Regisseur, Maler und Choreograf

Jean Cocteau French poet, novelist, dramatist, designer and filmmaker

Jean Cocteau French poet, novelist, dramatist, designer, boxing manager and filmmaker

Jean Cocteau poeta, novelista, dramaturgo, pintor, ocultista, diseñador, crítico y cineasta francés (1889-1963)

Jean Cocteau poeta, saggista e drammaturgo francese

Jean Cocteau Pranses a mannurat, mannaniw, pintor ken direktor ti pelikula

Jean Cocteau skrivagner gallek

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Kokto Ž.

Kokto, Ž. 1889-1963

Kokto, Ž. (Žans), 1889-1963

Koktō, Zan 1889-1963

Kokto Žanas

Koktō, Žans 1889-1963

Kokto, Žans Moriss Klements Ežēns 1889-1963

Kokto, Zhan

Kokto Zhan (1889-1963)

Kokuto, ...

Kokutō, .. 1889-1963

Kokutō, Jan 1889-1963

Žanas Kokto Prancūzų poetas, romanistas, dramaturgas, bokso vadybininkas, tapytojas, prodiuseris ir režisierius.

Žans Kokto

Ζαν Κοκτώ

Ζαν Κοκτώ Γάλλος συγγραφέας και σκηνοθέτης

Жан Както

Жан Кокто французский писатель, поэт, драматург, художник и кинорежиссёр

Жан Кокто французький письменник, актор, художник, кінорежисер

Кокто Ж

Кокто Ж. 1889-1963

Кокто, Ж. (Жан), 1889-1963

Кокто Ж. М. Э. К

Кокто Ж. М. Э. К. 1889-1963

Кокто Жан

Кокто, Жан 1889-1963

Кокто, Клемент Евгений Жан Морис 1889-1963

Ժան Կոկտո

Ժան Կոկտո ֆրանսիացի նկարիչ

ז'אן קוקטו

ז'אן קוקטו שחקן צרפתי

קוקטו, ז׳אן

קוקטו, ז׳אן 1889-1963

קוקטו, ז'אן

קוקטו, ז'ן 1892-1963

جان كوكتو

جان كوكتو، 1889-1963

جین کوکٹو

ژان کوکتو

জঁ ককতো

ਜੀਨ ਕੌਕਟੋ

ജീൻ കോക്തു

ჟან კოქტო

꼬또 1889-1963

꼭도, 쟝 1889-1963

꼭또

꼭또, J. 1889-1963

꼭또, 장 1889-1963

꼭또, 쟝 1889-1963

장 콕토

콕도, 장 1889-1963

콕토, 장 1889-1963

콕토, 장 모리스 외젠 클레망 1889-1963

콕토, 쟝 1889-1963

コクト

コクトー, ジャン

コクトオ

コクトオ, ジアン

コクトオ, ジャン

コクトージャン 1889-1963

ジャン・コクトー

让·谷克多

让·谷克多 法國詩人,小說家,劇作家,設計師,拳擊經理和電影製片人

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