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The letters of Samuel Beckett

Author: Samuel Beckett; Martha Fehsenfeld; Lois More Overbeck; George Craig; Daniel Gunn
Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009-2016.
Series: Letters of Samuel Beckett.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Letter : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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V. 1. "The Letters of Samuel Beckett offers for the first time a comprehensive range of letters of one of the greatest literary figures of the twentieth century. This volume includes letters written between 1929 and 1940. It provides a vivid and personal view of Western Europe in the 1930s, marked by the gradual emergence, against his own hesitations and the indifference or hostility of others, of Beckett's unique
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Personal correspondence
Dust jackets
correspondance
Named Person: Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Beckett; Martha Fehsenfeld; Lois More Overbeck; George Craig; Daniel Gunn
ISBN: 9780521867931 0521867932 9780521867948 0521867940 9780521867955 0521867959 9780521867962 0521867967
OCLC Number: 231581070
Language Note: Letters in English, French and German.
Notes: Correspondence chiefly written in English; letters written in French and German are accompanied by English translations.
Awards: Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2009
Winner of Morton N. Cohen Award for a Distinguished Edition of Letters, Modern Language Association 2009-10
Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2015
Description: 4 volumes : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.
Contents: v. 1. 1929-1940 --
v. 2. 1941-1956 --
v. 3. 1957-1965 --
v. 4. 1966-1989.
Series Title: Letters of Samuel Beckett.
Other Titles: Correspondence.
Responsibility: editor, Martha Dow Fehsenfeld, Lois More Overbeck ; associate editors, George Craig, Daniel Gunn.
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