skip to content
Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot

Author: Lawrence Graver; Ebrary, Inc.
Publisher: Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Series: Landmarks of world literature
Edition/Format:   eBook : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Summary:
This 2004 volume offers a comprehensive critical study of Samuel Beckett's first and most renowned dramatic work, Waiting for Godot, which has become one of the most frequently discussed, and influential plays in the history of the theatre. Lawrence Graver discusses the play's background and provides a detailed analysis of its originality and distinction as a landmark of modern theatrical art. He reviews some of the  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
Graver, Lawrence.
Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004
107 S.
Named Person: Samuel Beckett
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Graver; Ebrary, Inc.
ISBN: 0521549388 9780521549387 9780511802492 0511802498 9780521840040 052184004X
OCLC Number: 704550324
Notes: "A studen guide"--Cover.
Reproduction Notes: Online-Ausg. Palo Alto, Calif. ebrary, 2009. online-Ressource.
Description: ix, 107 Seiten
Contents: En attendant Godot/Waiting for Godot : genesis and reception --
Approaching the play --
Godot in French and in English --
The presence of Godot : the play in the contemporary theatre and elsewhere.
Series Title: Landmarks of world literature
Responsibility: Lawrence Graver.

Abstract:

This 2004 volume offers a comprehensive critical study of Samuel Beckett's most renowned dramatic work, Waiting for Godot, which has become one of the most frequently discussed, and influential plays  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/704550324> # Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "704550324" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3927223499#Place/cambridge_uk> ; # Cambridge, UK
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/843.914/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1357231> ; # En attendant Godot (Beckett, Samuel)
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/7386737> ; # Samuel Beckett
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/110734057> ; # Lawrence Graver
    schema:bookEdition "2nd ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/133005699> ; # Ebrary, Inc.
    schema:datePublished "2004" ;
    schema:description "This 2004 volume offers a comprehensive critical study of Samuel Beckett's first and most renowned dramatic work, Waiting for Godot, which has become one of the most frequently discussed, and influential plays in the history of the theatre. Lawrence Graver discusses the play's background and provides a detailed analysis of its originality and distinction as a landmark of modern theatrical art. He reviews some of the differences between Beckett's original French version and his English translation, and discusses the liberating influence of Waiting for Godot on such important playwrights as Harold Pinter and Tom Stoppard." ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3927223499> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3927223499#Series/landmarks_of_world_literature> ; # Landmarks of world literature
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3927223499#CreativeWork/samuel_beckett_waiting_for_godot> ;
    schema:name "Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot" ;
    schema:productID "704550324" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/704550324#PublicationEvent/cambridge_uk_cambridge_university_press_2004> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3927223499#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
    schema:url <https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511802492> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521840040> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521549387> ;
    schema:workExample <http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511802492> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780511802492> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/704550324> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3927223499#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3927223499#Series/landmarks_of_world_literature> # Landmarks of world literature
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/704550324> ; # Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot
    schema:name "Landmarks of world literature" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1357231> # En attendant Godot (Beckett, Samuel)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "En attendant Godot (Beckett, Samuel)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/110734057> # Lawrence Graver
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Graver" ;
    schema:givenName "Lawrence" ;
    schema:name "Lawrence Graver" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/133005699> # Ebrary, Inc.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Ebrary, Inc." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7386737> # Samuel Beckett
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1906" ;
    schema:deathDate "1989" ;
    schema:familyName "Beckett" ;
    schema:givenName "Samuel" ;
    schema:name "Samuel Beckett" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3927223499#CreativeWork/samuel_beckett_waiting_for_godot>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot." ;
    schema:description "Erscheint auch als:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/704550324> ; # Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780511802492>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0511802498" ;
    schema:isbn "9780511802492" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521549387>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0521549388" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521549387" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521840040>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "052184004X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521840040" ;
    .

<https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511802492>
    rdfs:comment "URL des Erstveröffentlichers" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.