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Genet by Edmund White

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Genet by Edmund White
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Oct 04, 1994 | ISBN 9780679754794

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Praise

‘Dazzling. Genet has found a scrupulous, meticulous chronicler in Edmund White.’ — Philip Henscher, The Guardian

‘An absorbing and magisterial biography…a labor of love in every sense. A comparable achievement [is] Richard Ellmann’s biography of Oscar Wilde.’

— John Bayley, The Evening Standard

‘Elegant, meticulous and wholly satisfying.’

— Brian Masters, The Sunday telegraph

‘White has caught the uncatchable man — the public Genet as well as the recluse: no better praise can be given a biographer.’

— Paul Bailey, The Daily Telegraph

Awards

Lambda Book Award WINNER 1993

National Book Critics Circle Awards WINNER 1993

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