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Cocteau, Jean 1889-1963

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Most widely held works by Jean Cocteau
Les enfants terribles, roman by Jean Cocteau( Book )
316 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,203 libraries worldwide
An easy reader with vocabulary words in footnotes, labelled illustrations, and questions at the end of each chapter
Jean Cocteau's Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau( visu )
57 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
Poet of the French cinema Jean Cocteau transforms fantasy into reality in this exquisite adaptation of Mme. Marie Leprince de Beaumont's fairy tale. Breath-taking imagery draws viewers into the enchanced realm of the magnificent beast and the gentle beauty who discovers the sensitive soul hidden behind his monstrous exterior. Beauty and the beast is Cocteau's personal statement on the power of love
La machine infernale; pièce en 4 actes by Jean Cocteau( Book )
169 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,292 libraries worldwide
Théâtre avec dix-sept personnages: cinq femmes, douze hommes
Belle et la bête Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau( visu )
103 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,215 libraries worldwide
A fable about a kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases him from a terrible magic spell
The infernal machine, and other plays by Jean Cocteau( Book )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 1,128 libraries worldwide
Presents the texts of six dramatic works by the French master of literature, including Orpheus, Bacchus, and The Eiffel Tower Wedding Party
Thomas l'imposteur : histoire by Jean Cocteau( Book )
140 editions published between 1923 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 911 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"
Oedipus rex; opéra-oratorio en deux actes d'après Sophocle; opera-oratorio in two acts after Sophocles; Opern-Oratorium in zwei Akten nach Sophokles by Igor Stravinsky( score )
106 editions published between 1927 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 824 libraries worldwide
The grand écart by Jean Cocteau( Book )
81 editions published between 1923 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 810 libraries worldwide
Orphée by Jean Cocteau( visu )
85 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 788 libraries worldwide
A modern version of the legend of Orpheus and Eurydice. Death falls in love with Orpheus and Eurydice must sacrifice herself in order to save him
Journals by Jean Cocteau( Book )
6 editions published between 1956 and 1964 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
The holy terrors by Jean Cocteau( Book )
7 editions published between 1957 and 1966 in English and held by 742 libraries worldwide
Parade; ballet réaliste sur un thème de Jean Cocteau by Erik Satie( score )
43 editions published between 1917 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 728 libraries worldwide
Les parents terribles : théatre by Jean Cocteau( Book )
141 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Toneelstuk dat in 1938 zijn Parijse première beleefde; ook beroemd geworden door de filmversie van Cocteau zelf met Jean Gabin in een hoofdrol
La difficulté d'être by Jean Cocteau( Book )
93 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 707 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
Le sang d'un poète The blood of a poet by Jean Cocteau( visu )
60 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 693 libraries worldwide
An artist is driven mad by the sight of his own blood and a drawing of a mouth that seems to come to life. The combination sends him off on a series of bizarre adventures that strive to explain how artists become obsessed with their own works
Two screenplays: The blood of a poet [and] The testament of Orpheus by Jean Cocteau( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 683 libraries worldwide
Orphée : tragédie en un acte et un intervalle by Jean Cocteau( Book )
70 editions published between 1927 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 631 libraries worldwide
La légende d'Orphée qui va au royaume des morts rechercher son épouse Eurydice, réussit à la ramener contre la promesse de ne pas la regarder, mais la perd à nouveau car il n'a pas pu résister au désir de la voir. Un texte de Cocteau dominé par les thèmes de la purification et de la mort
Jean Cocteau and André Gide: an abrasive friendship by Arthur King Peters( Book )
8 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 libraries worldwide
The hand of a stranger (Journal d'un inconnu) by Jean Cocteau( Book )
12 editions published between 1956 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 615 libraries worldwide
Orphée Orpheus ( visu )
37 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 590 libraries worldwide
Depicts the love of a poet for a princess who travels constantly from this world to the next. A legendary tale in a modern Parisian setting
 
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Cocteau.
Cocteau, ... 1889-1963
Cocteau, Clément Eugène Jean Maurice
Cocteau, Clément Eugène Jean Maurice, 1889-1963
Cocteau, J. 1889-1963
Cocteau, Jean
Cocteau, Jean M. 1889-1963
Cocteau, Jean Maurice Eugéne Clément
Cocteau, Jean Maurice Eugène Clément 1889-1963
Cocteau-Maritain, ... 1889-1963
Jean Cocteau
Jim
Kokto, Ž.
Koktō, Zan, 1889-1963
Kokto, Zhan
Kokto, Zhan, 1889-1963
Kokutō, ... 1889-1963
Kokutō, Jan, 1889-1963
Кокто, Жан, 1889-1963
קוקטו, ז׳אן
קוקטו, ז׳אן, 1889-1963
جان كوكتو، 1889-1963
コクト
コクトー, ジャン
コクトオ
コクトージャン, 1889-1963
Languages
French (1,367)
English (254)
Latin (73)
German (17)
Multiple languages (5)
Spanish (4)
Italian (3)
Russian (1)
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