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Beckett, Samuel 1906-1989

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En attendant Godot, pièce en deux actes by Samuel Beckett( Book )
570 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 26 languages and held by 4,043 libraries worldwide
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Waiting for Godot : tragicomedy in 2 acts by Samuel Beckett( Book )
312 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,670 libraries worldwide
Two old tramps wait on a bare stretch of road near a tree for Godot
Murphy by Samuel Beckett( Book )
270 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 15 languages and held by 3,231 libraries worldwide
A poor Irishman, seeking his own identity, drifts through worsening stages of despair until his final disintegration
Endgame, a play in one act, followed by Act without words, a mime for one player by Samuel Beckett( Book )
217 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 16 languages and held by 3,122 libraries worldwide
Contains the text to two of Nobel Prize-winning author Samuel Beckett's greatest works, a single-act play and a single-person mime sketch
How it is by Samuel Beckett( Book )
138 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in 10 languages and held by 2,881 libraries worldwide
In de vorm van een monoloog geschreven symbolische verbeelding van de ontwaarding van het menselijk bestaan, waaraan zelfs in de relatie tot de medemens niet is te ontkomen
Molloy : a novel by Samuel Beckett( Book )
269 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 23 languages and held by 2,876 libraries worldwide
'Molloy' is Samuel Beckett's best-known novel, and his first published work to be written in French. It brings a world into existence with finicking certainties, at the tip of whoever is holding the pencil, and trades larger uncertainties with the reader
Watt by Samuel Beckett( Book )
207 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 15 languages and held by 2,755 libraries worldwide
"An account of the grotesque and improbable adventures of a fantastically logical Irish servant and his master, narrated with mordant wit and rooted in Beckett's own terrifying vision of despair"--Cover
Happy days : a play in two acts by Samuel Beckett( Book )
129 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,615 libraries worldwide
"Two characters--a woman buried up to her waist in the first act and up to her neck in the second, and a man who revolves around the mound in which she is placed--probe the tenuous connections that hold people to people and people to the universe in Happy Days"--Cover
Stories & texts for nothing by Samuel Beckett( Book )
122 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 2,426 libraries worldwide
Kniha povídek francouzsky píšícího autora irského původu (známého svými dramaty "Čekání na Godota" a "Konec hry"). Fantastická vyprávění s filosofickými podtexty, jejichž problematika má blízko k otázkám kladenýmexistencialismem a jež stavbou, charakterem a pojetím organicky navazuji na onu tradici literatury dvacátého století, představovanou jmény Kafka a Joyce
Proust by Samuel Beckett( Book )
145 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 15 languages and held by 2,228 libraries worldwide
Essay over het werk van de biseksuele schrijver Marcel Proust
Krapp's last tape : and other dramatic pieces by Samuel Beckett( Book )
260 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,143 libraries worldwide
'Krapp's Last Tape' was first performed by Patrick Magee at the Royal Court Theatre in October 1958. This volume brings together 'Krapp's Last Tape' and Beckett's other shorter works or 'dramaticules' written for the stage
Company by Samuel Beckett( Book )
69 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,886 libraries worldwide
Mijmeringen van iemand die naar gezelschap verlangt en zich van alles inbeeldt om samen te kunnen zijn
Malone dies : a novel by Samuel Beckett( Book )
148 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 13 languages and held by 1,710 libraries worldwide
Roman om menneskets forgæves søgen efter en mening i tilværelsen
More pricks than kicks by Samuel Beckett( Book )
88 editions published between 1934 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,700 libraries worldwide
Fizzles by Samuel Beckett( Book )
63 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,695 libraries worldwide
Recueil de textes courts dans lesquels S. Beckett tente d'épurer au maximum le langage pour exprimer ce qui est dit par-delà les mots
Three novels by Samuel Beckett( Book )
93 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,554 libraries worldwide
Mysteriously imprisoned, Molloy disappears while looking for his mother; a dying man looks back on his life; and, a nameless individual ponders his existence
Cascando, and other short dramatic pieces by Samuel Beckett( Book )
23 editions published between 1963 and 1978 in English and held by 1,545 libraries worldwide
Copy 3 in circulation
Play, and two short pieces for radio by Samuel Beckett( Book )
115 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,509 libraries worldwide
Indhold: Et skuespil: Play. To hørespil: Words and music. Cascando
The lost ones by Samuel Beckett( Book )
42 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,483 libraries worldwide
In his quest for distilling the human experience into the barest essentials, Beckett tells of a universe of lost bodies roaming the niches and crevices inside a flattened cylinder fifty meters round and eighteen high
Tous ceux qui tombent, pièce radiophonique by Samuel Beckett( Book )
118 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,432 libraries worldwide
This new edition brings together all of Beckett's dramatic writings for radio, television, and film, offering works which range from eloquent comic naturalism to an eviscerated and pared-down symbolism. Above all, Beckett found his unique uses for the radio-play, 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 sound-stage. My father, back from the dead, to be with me. (Pause.) As if he hadn't died. (Pause.) No, simply back from the dead, to be with me, in this strange place. (Pause.) Can he hear me? (Pause.) Yes, he must hear me. (Pause.) To answer me? (Pause.) No, he doesn't answer me. (Pause.) Just be with me. (Pause.) That sound you hear is the sea. (Pause. Louder.) I say that sound you hear is the sea, we are sitting on the strand. (Pause.) I mention it because the sound is so strange, so unlike the sound of the sea, that if you didn't see what it was you wouldn't know what it was. (Pause.). Hooves!
 
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Baikita, Saimyuala
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