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Damned to fame : the life of Samuel Beckett

Author: James Knowlson
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Knowlson
ISBN: 0747531692 9780747531692
OCLC Number: 41534788
Awards: Winner of Southern Arts Literary Prize 1998
Winner of Southern Arts Literature Prize 1998
Short-listed for Whitbread Book Awards: Biography Category 1996
Short-listed for James Tait Black Memorial Book Prize: Biography 1996
Description: xxiv, 872 pages, [32] pages de planches : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: James Knowlson.

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'A landmark in scholarly criticism... Knowlson is the world's largest Beckett scholar. His life is right up there with George Painter's Proust and Richard Ellmann's Joyce in sensitivity and Read more...

 
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