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George Steiner was easier to admire than to love
By Frederic Raphael
Frederic Raphael wrote the script for Stanley Kubrick’s Eyes Wide Shut. Now he writes a personal letter to the director’s shade
Eyes wide open
A letter to George Steiner
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