It looks like you're offline.
Open Library logo
additional options menu
Last edited by Tom Morris
February 22, 2023 | History

Jean Genet

French novelist, playwright, poet and political activist

French novelist, playwright, poet and political activist (1910-1986)

Born 19 December 1910
Died 15 April 1986

227 works Add another?

Sorting by Sorted by: Most Editions | First Published | Most Recent | Top Rated | Reading Log | Random

Showing all works by author. Would you like to see only ebooks?

  • Cover of: The balcony: a play in nine scenes
    First published in 1956 59 editions in 5 languages — 6 previewable Cover of edition balconygenet00gene Cover of edition balcony00gene Cover of edition lebalcon0000gene Cover of edition balconylebalconp0000gene Cover of edition balcony00gene_886

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Our Lady of the Flowers
    First published in 1948 51 editions in 2 languages — 9 previewable Cover of edition ourladyofflowers00gene Cover of edition ourladyofflowers0000unse_c1o3 Cover of edition ourladyofflowers0000gene_k3i9 Cover of edition ourladyofflowers0000unse_q9k7 Cover of edition ourladyofflowers0000gene Cover of edition ourladyofflowers0000jean Cover of edition notredamedesfleu00gene Cover of edition ourladyflowers00gene

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: The thief's journal
    First published in 1949 41 editions in 6 languages — 6 previewable Cover of edition thiefsjournal00gene Cover of edition journalduvoleur0000gene Cover of edition thiefsjournal0000unse Cover of edition thiefsjournal0000gene Cover of edition journalduvoleur00gene

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Querelle of Brest
    First published in 1953 35 editions in 3 languages — 7 previewable Cover of edition querelleofbrest0000gene_o0t5 Cover of edition querelleofbrest0000gene Cover of edition querelle0000gene Cover of edition querelleofbrest0000unse Cover of edition querelle0000jean Cover of edition querelledebrest00gene

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: The menace of privilege: a study of the dangers to the republic from the existence of a favored class

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Funeral rites
    First published in 1953 23 editions in 2 languages — 4 previewable Cover of edition funeralrites00gene_0 Cover of edition funeralrites00gene_1 Cover of edition funeralrites00gene

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Deathwatch: a play
    First published in 1949 20 editions in 2 languages — 3 previewable Cover of edition hautesurveillanc0000jean Cover of edition hautesurveillanc0000gene

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: The Blacks: a clown show
    First published in 1960 15 editions in 1 language — 3 previewable Cover of edition blacks0000jean Cover of edition blacksclownshow0000gent

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Miracle of the Rose
    First published in 1946 14 editions in 4 languages — 2 previewable Cover of edition miracledelarosef00gene

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Les Nègres
    First published in 1959 9 editions in 1 language — 2 previewable Cover of edition lesngresclowneri0000gene

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: The screens: a play in seventeen scenes
    First published in 1962 7 editions in 1 language — 2 previewable Cover of edition screensplayinsev00gene

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: The screens
    First published in 1962 6 editions in 2 languages

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Les paravents
    First published in 1961 5 editions in 1 language

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Oeuvres comple  tes.
    First published in 1951 5 editions in 2 languages

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Miracle of the rose
    First published in 1965 4 editions in 1 language

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: L'\Atelier d'Alberto Giacometti

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Letters to Roger Blin: reflections on the theater

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: The blacks: a clown show.
    First published in 1960 4 editions in 1 language — 1 previewable

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: Poèmes.
    First published in 1948 4 editions in 1 language

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today
  • Cover of: ha-Meshartot
    First published in 1967 4 editions in 1 language

    My Reading Lists:

    Create a new list

    Check-In

    ×Close
    Add an optional check-in date. Check-in dates are used to track yearly reading goals.
    Today

French novelist, playwright, poet and political activist (1910-1986)

Born 19 December 1910
Died 15 April 1986

ID Numbers

Links (outside Open Library)

Alternative names

History

Download catalog record: RDF / JSON
February 22, 2023 Edited by Tom Morris merge authors
November 16, 2022 Edited by AgentSapphire merge authors
April 25, 2021 Edited by Gustav-Landauer-Bibliothek Witten merge authors
September 30, 2020 Edited by MARC Bot add ISNI
April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import