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Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky

Chris Greenhalgh

Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky

by Chris Greenhalgh

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Published by Riverhead Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chanel, Coco, -- 1883-1971 -- Fiction,
  • Stravinsky, Igor, -- 1882-1971 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: London : Review, 2003, under title: Coco and Igor.

    Other titlesCoco Chanel and Igor Stravinsky
    StatementChris Greenhalgh.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6057.R372 C63 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23725452M
    ISBN 109781594484551
    LC Control Number2009037875

    Get this from a library! Coco and Igor. [Chris Greenhalgh] -- Perfume, music and passion combine in a portrait of the little known affair of the century. Coco Chanel invited Igor Stravinsky to summer at her villa, where they began an affair which touched both. Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky. [Chris Greenhalgh] -- Portrays the love affair between fashion designer Coco Chanel and composer Igor Stravinsky while his family stayed at her villa after being exiled from Russia. Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky. New York: Riverhead Books, (DLC) (OCoLC)

    Paris When Coco Chanel meets Igor Stravinsky, the exiled composer accepts the wealthy designer's offer to bring his family to summer at her villa. Soon she and her guest embark upon an affair which is complicated by their rigid devotion to their work, and Stravinsky's commitment to his family. The two lovers must consider the depth of their feelings, and whether, with the autumn drawing.   Coco Chanel is having something of a resurgence, with half a dozen books about her released in the past year, not to mention two movies (“Coco Before Chanel” and “Coco Chanel & Igor.

    6 quotes from Chris Greenhalgh: 'A double bed can seem awfully small if your'e sharing it with someone you don't love. (Misia)', 'You're not exactly the father I'd choose for my children. (Coco Chanel)', and 'A double bed can seem awfully small if your'e sharing it with someone you don't love." -Misia ― Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky'. Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky (a.k.a. Coco & Igor) opens in on the night that Stravinsky, played by Mads Mikkelsen (Valhalla Rising, Clash of the Titans), is premiering his new ballet, The Rite of Spring. In a dizzying, extended sequence, director Jan Kounen shows us this infamous evening, leading us from the backstage and out into the.


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