'This biography is elegant meticulous and wholly satisfying' Sunday Telegraph
This biography of Genet explores the perverse extremes of his life and writing, and separated the fact from the mythology which was fostered by Genet himself. Edmund White has interviewed lovers, friends, publishers and acquaintnces, and has drwn from material, from letters (a number published here for the first time) and other original sources.
Page Count: 864 pages
Size: 20 cms x 13 cms
Published: March 2004