Samuel Beckett

Samuel Barclay Beckett (13 April 1906 – 22 December 1989) was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived in Paris for most of his adult life and wrote in both English and French.
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All That Fall and Other Plays for Radio and Screen by Samuel Beckett by Samuel Beckett
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This new edition brings together all of Becketts dramatic writings for radio television and film offering works which range from eloquent comic naturalism to an eviscerated and pareddown symbolism. Above all Beckett found his unique uses for the radioplay a medium for voices not bodies compacted of speech sound and silence and the plays in this volume intently explore the resources and limits of the soundstage. My father back from the dead to be with me. Pause. As if he hadnt  read more
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More Pricks Than Kicks by Samuel Beckett by Samuel Beckett
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His first published work of fiction 1934 More Pricks Than Kicks is a set of ten interlocked stories set in Dublin and involving their adrift hero Belacqua in a series of encounters as woman after woman comes crashing through his solipsism. More Pricks contains in embryo the centrifugal world of Becketts men and women. She lifted the lobster clear of the table. It had about thirty seconds to live. Well thought Belacqua its a quick death God help us all. It is not.  read more
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ExpelledThe Calmativethe End with First Love by Samuel Beckett by Samuel Beckett
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These four stories or nouvelles date from 1945 though all were published much later in French and subsequently in English. All make use of a firstperson narrator and relish its vagaries the inability to remember facts the uncertainty as to why he is speaking in the first place the loss of heart when explanations seem called for...Above all the stories crisply plot the narrators plotless descent into vagrancy the steeper as it approaches The End . Out of these short works and their  read more
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Mercier and Camier (Picador Books) by Samuel Beckett, S. Beckett
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Collected Poems of Samuel Beckett by Samuel Beckett
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Echo's Bones by Samuel Beckett, Mark Nixon
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Samuel Beckett Reader (Picador Books) by Samuel Beckett
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Poems in English by Samuel Beckett
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The Expelled and Other Novellas (Modern Classics) by Samuel Beckett
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How It Is by Samuel Beckett
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1964. 160 pages. This is an ex-Library book. B&W, pictorial dust jacket over grey cloth. Firm binding. Mild foxing, tanning and handling marks with pen marking at rear endpaper. Remains of library inserts and stamps at front pages. Bumping and scuffing to corners with moderate rubbing along edges and over surfaces. Unclipped jacket with moderate rubbing and wear along edges and over surfaces.  read more
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How It Is by Samuel Beckett
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1964. First Edition. 160 pages. This is an ex-Library book. B&W dust jacket with brown lettering over grey cloth. Mild brown staining to pages on occasion. Mild tanning to endpapers and page edges. Front endpaper missing. Ex-library with usual stamps and markings. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Unclipped dust jacket in protective plastic cover. Mild wear to edges and corners. Mild wear, tear and chipping to edges and corners. Mild tanning to spine and edges.  read more
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More Pricks Than Kicks by Samuel Beckett
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1970. 204 pages. Green dust jacket over brown cloth boards with gilt lettering. Owner's name to front endpaper. Good clean pages with bright copy and firm binding. Light foxing and tanning to endpapers and page edges. Boards are mildly rub worn, with some light shelf wear to spine, edges and corners, corners are bumped. Slight crushing to spine ends. Light wear to dust jacket with tears, nicks and creases to spine, edge and corners. Sticker mark to front. With some tanning to spine and edges.  read more
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