Diving-Bell And The Butterfly
Jean-Dominique Bauby

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Narrated By: Richard Derrington

Duration: 2 hours and 13 minutes

What to expect

Whilst suffering from a condition whereby he was unable to speak and his only movement was the blinking of an eyelid, Jean-Dominique Bauby devised a code for each letter of the alphabet and dictated this book about his experiences and feelings. He died just after it was published. This moving, extraordinary book is read by Richard Derrington.

Genre

Films, cinema, Television, Radio, Autobiography: general

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