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People/Characters: Samuel Beckett

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The Age of Absurdity: Why Modern Life Makes it Hard to be Happy by Michael Foley
Arts of Impoverishment: Beckett, Rothko, Resnais by Leo Bersani
Bacon Beckett Burroughs : photographs of Francis Bacon, Samuel Beckett, William S. Burroughs by John Minihan
Beckett by Didier Anzieu
Beckett by A. Alvarez
Beckett and Zen: A Study of Dilemma in the Novels of Samuel Beckett (Wisdom East-West Book. Grey Series) by Paul Foster
Beckett at 80/Beckett in Context by Enoch Brater
Beckett Country by Eoin O'Brien
Beckett in popular culture: essays on a postmodern icon by P. J. Murphy
Beckett Writing Beckett: The Author in the Autograph by H. Porter Abbott
Beckett's Dying Words: The Clarendon Lectures 1990 (Clarendon Lectures in English) by Christopher Ricks
Beckett/Beckett by Vivian Mercier
Beckett: A Guide for the Perplexed by Jonathan Boulter
The Beginning by Julie Robitaille
Blasphemers the Theatre of Brecht, Ionesco, Becket by David I. Grossvogel
The Cambridge Companion to Beckett by John Pilling
Chronicle of the Year 1989 by Henrietta Heald
Confessions of an Art Addict by Peggy Guggenheim
Conversations With and About Beckett by Mel Gussow
A Country Road, A Tree by Jo Baker
Damned to Fame: The Life of Samuel Beckett by James Knowlson
The Death of Literature by Alvin Kernan
Dotter of her Father's Eyes by Mary M. Talbot
Exiled in Paris: Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Samuel Beckett, and Others on the Left Bank by James Campbell
Existential Thought and Fictional Technique: Kierkegaard Sartre Beckett by Edith Kern
The Fiction of Samuel Beckett: Form and Effect (Perspectives in Criticism, 22) by H. Porter Abbott
Flaubert, Joyce And Beckett: The Stoic Comedians (Lannan Selection) by Hugh Kenner
Four Dubliners by Richard Ellmann
Four playwrights and a postscript: Brecht, Ionesco, Beckett, Genet by David I. Grossvogel
Genius: A Mosaic of One Hundred Exemplary Creative Minds by Harold Bloom
The Grove Companion to Samuel Beckett: A Reader's Guide to His Works, Life, and Thought by Chris Ackerley
How It Was: A Memoir of Samuel Beckett by Anne Atik
Inventing Ireland (Convergences: Inventories of the Present) by Declan Kiberd
Irish Cricketers: 1855-1980 by Edward Liddle
The Letters of Samuel Beckett: Volume 1, 1929-1940 by Samuel Beckett
Lucia by Alex Pheby
Lucia Joyce: To Dance in the Wake by Carol Loeb Shloss
The Modern Age by Boris Ford
Modern Scholar the Giants of Irish Literature: Wilde, Yeats, Joyce, and Beckett by George O'Brien
Modern Tragicomedy and the British Tradition: Beckett, Pinter, Stoppard, Albee and Storey by Richard Dutton
Nancy Cunard: heiress, muse, political idealist by Lois Gordon
The New Cambridge Companion to Samuel Beckett (Cambridge Companions to Literature) by Dirk Van Hulle
The New Oxford Book of Irish Verse by Thomas Kinsella
New Ways to Kill Your Mother: Writers and Their Families by Colm Tóibín
Nine plays by Will Stuart
No Author Better Served: The Correspondence of Samuel Beckett and Alan Schneider by Samuel Beckett
Nobel Prize Library Sets by Nobel Prize Library
Nobel Prize Library: Beckett, Björnson, Buck, Bunin by Nobel Prize Library
The Norton Anthology of English Literature: The Major Authors {generic} by M. H. Abrams
The Paris Review: Playwrights at Work by Paris Review
Peggy Guggenheim: The Shock of the Modern (Jewish Lives) by Francine Prosenot in English Common Knowledge
The Pound Era by Hugh Kenner
Radical Philosophy 55 [Summer 1990] by Radical Philosophy Group
Samuel Beckett by Nathan A. Scott
Samuel Beckett by Richard N. Coe
Samuel Beckett by John Minihan
Samuel Beckett by Gerry Dukes
Samuel Beckett (British and Irish Authors) by Andrew K. Kennedy
Samuel Beckett (Grove Press Modern Dramatists) by Charles R. Lyons
Samuel Beckett and the End of Modernity by Richard Begam
Samuel Beckett, Nayman of Noland: A lecture delivered at the Library of Congress on April 16, 1985 by Richard Ellmann
Samuel Beckett: A Biography by Deirdre Bair
Samuel Beckett: A Critical Study by Hugh Kenner
Samuel Beckett: A Study of the Short Fiction (Twayne's Studies in Short Fiction) (No 29) by Robert Cochran
Samuel Beckett: anatomy of a literary revolution by Pascale Casanova
Samuel Beckett: Photographs by John Minihan
Samuel Beckett: The Language of Self by Frederick J. Hoffman
Samuel Beckett: the last modernist by Anthony Cronin
Stranger Than We Can Imagine: Making Sense of the Twentieth Century by John Higgs
Theatre of Shadows: Samuel Beckett's Drama 1956-76: From All That Fall to Footfalls with commentaries on the late plays (Irish Literary Studies, 28) by Rosemary Pountney
Too Sad to Sing: A Memoir With Postcards by Kenneth S. Brecher
Twentieth Century French Literature by Harry T. Moore
Why Beckett by Enoch Brater
Why Does the World Exist? An Existential Detective Story by Jim Holt
The World of Samuel Beckett (Psychiatry and the Humanities) by Joseph H. Smith
The World of Samuel Beckett, 1906-1946 by Lois Gordon
The Writer's Voice by A. Alvarez
Writing God and the Self: Samuel Beckett and C. S. Lewis (Distinguished Dissertations in Christian Theology) by Sharon Jebb

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Samuel Beckett (1906-1989) was a Nobel Prize-winning Irish writer, playwright, and poet who wrote in both English and French.

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