Year: 1974 Source: Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, v.22, (January 1974), p.142-159 SIEC No: 19841684

This article provides biographical information on Antoine De Saint-Exupery. The author argues that the mysterious disappearance of this celebrated airman/poet was the ultimate expression of a leitmotif that is recurrent throughout his life & writings. His depression, the death of his father & the death of his younger brother are discussed. A comparison of Christ to Saint-Exupery is included. (23 refs) (SC)