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infernal machine

Jean Cocteau

infernal machine

a play in four acts

by Jean Cocteau

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Published by Oxford university, H. Milford in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Jean Cocteau; English version and introductory essay by Carl Wildman.
ContributionsWildman, Carl, tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2605.O15 M22 1936
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 107, [1] p.
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6352251M
LC Control Number37009370
OCLC/WorldCa2830708

Among the great figures who pioneered the modern movement in world literature, none showed himself more versatile than France's Jean Cocteau. Poet, novelist, critic, artist, actor, film-maker, Cocteau was also one of the greatest dramatists Europe has produced, with over a dozen plays which are frequently revived, not only in France, but in translation in many other countries/5(2).   The infernal machine: a history of terrorism Item Preview this book weaves together this fascinating and urgent history for the first time. In a narrative combining extraordinary sweep with riveting historical detail, writer and journalist Matthew Carr demonstrates how terrorist violence--however deplorable--is a tactic used by groups with Pages:

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Infernal machine definition is - a machine or apparatus maliciously designed to explode and destroy life or property; especially: a concealed or disguised bomb. 25 EBook Plurilingua Publishing This practical and insightful reading guide offers a complete summary and analysis of The Infernal Machine by Jean Cocteau. It provides a thorough exploration of the play’s plot, characters and main themes, including destiny, fate and tragedy. The clear and concise style makes for easy understanding, providing the perfect opportunity to improve.   Directed by Marcel Varnel. With Chester Morris, Genevieve Tobin, Victor Jory, Elizabeth Patterson. A bomb is hidden on an ocean liner, but nobody on board is aware of its presence/10(9).


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In these two works he moved into closer contact with the great myths of humanity.The Infernal Machine is a retelling of the Oedipus tale by Jean Cocteau, designed as a play.

The most important quote comes directly at the beginning: THE VOICE: He shall slay his father. He shall.The Infernal Machine and Other Plays ebook Jean Cocteau and a great selection of related books, ebook and collectibles available Name of owner at front of book.

Book is in very good plus condition with very minor signs of wear and/or age. BUT first section pulling. DW has slight edge loss (not affecting lettering) and minor internal rrpair.