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Samuel Beckett

Paperback, 01/11/2009, £11.99
£10.79
A biography of Samuel Beckett, one of the most innovative and influential, yet most private, literary figures of the twentieth century. Andrew Gibson focuses on Beckett's life in a particular place and moment in time, and on the specific text or texts that he wrote during that period.

Samuel Beckett

7, 29/06/2001, £5.99
£5.39
This Beginner's Guide provides an introduction to the life and work of one of the great literary figures of the 20th century, whose writing is often considered to be dark and inaccessible. Coots investigates Beckett's preoccupation with human existence and the absurdity of the human condition.

Waiting for Godot: A Tragicomedy in Two Acts

Paperback, 03/09/2009, £9.99
£8.99
Famously described by the Irish critic Vivien Mercier as a play in which 'nothing happens, twice', "En attendant Godot" was first performed at the Theatre de Babylone in Paris in 1953. It was translated into English by Samuel Beckett, and opened at the Arts Theatre in London in 1955.

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Paperback, 22/02/2018, £1.00
£0.90

Dante and the Lobster: Faber Stories

Paperback, 03/01/2019, £3.50
£3.15
Well, thought Belacqua, it's a quick death, God help us all. It is not. 'Dante and the Lobster' is the first of the linked short stories in Samuel Beckett's first book, More Pricks Than Kicks.

Complete Dramatic Works of Samuel Beckett

Paperback, 05/01/2006, £19.99
£17.99
Gathers all of Beckett's texts for theatre, from 1955 to 1984. This book includes both the major dramatic works and the short and more compressed texts for the stage, as well for radio.

Waiting for Godot: A Tragicomedy in Two Acts

Paperback, 05/01/2006, £9.99
£8.99
'Nothing happens, nobody comes, nobody goes, it's awful.' This line was adopted by Jean Anouilh, to characterize the first production of "Waiting For Godot" at the Theatre de Babylone, in 1953. Anybody acquinted with Beckett's masterly black comedy would not question the recognition of this twentieth-century literature classic.

Happy Days

7, 21/05/2009, £9.99
£8.99
A work that was produced in London at the Royal Court Theatre in November 1962.

Mercier & Camier

7, 03/06/2010, £9.99
£8.99
A first post-war work of Samuel Beckett and his first novel in French.

Samuel Beckett

7, 03/07/2000, £8.99
£8.09
One of a series concerning the major plays of leading 20th-century playwrights. This guide introduces, explores and analyzes in detail the principal themes and styles of the work of Samuel Beckett. It also places it in the context of modern theatre, and includes a select bibliography.

Samuel Beckett

7, 01/02/2006, £16.99
£15.29
A concise and informative account of the development of Beckett's prose and drama from the early experiments in fiction through the major work to the minimal.