The Diving Bell And The Butterfly

Richard Derrington reads extracts from Jean-dominique Bauby's best-selling memoir, translated by Jeremy Leggat and abridged by Brian Miller.

In December 1995, Bauby suffered a massive stroke, leaving him paralysed and speechless, but he managed to `dictate' his story by blinking one eye.

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Richard Derrington reads extracts from Jean-dominique Bauby's best-selling memoir, translated by Jeremy Leggat and abridged by Brian Miller.

In December 1995, Bauby suffered a massive stroke, leaving him paralysed and speechless, but he managed to `dictate' his story by blinking one eye.

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Richard Derrington reads extracts from Jean-Dominique Bauby's best-selling memoir, translated by Jeremy Leggat and abridged by Brian Miller.

In December 1995, Bauby suffered a massive stroke, leaving him paralysed and speechless, but he managed to `dictate' his story by blinking one eye (1/5).

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0219971021

By Jean-Dominique Bauby (2/5).

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0319971022

By Jean-Dominique Bauby (3/5).

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0419971023

By Jean-Dominique Bauby (4/5).

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By Jean-Dominique Bauby.

Final part.