Samuel Beckett: A Biography

3.98 avg rating
( 248 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780151792566: Samuel Beckett: A Biography

The biography of Samuel Beckett, the writer and winner of the Nobel Prize for literature in 1969, who died in December 1989. He is the author of "Waiting for Godot", "Happy Days", "Molloy", "Krapp's Last Tape" and "The Unnamable".

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

'Deirdre Bair has produced what is certain to remain the most thorough record of Samuel Beckett’s life’ -- C.P. Snow

‘Deirdre Bair has managed a scoop which in literary history is like that of Bernstein and Woodward in political history.’ -- Richard Ellmann

‘It is a remarkable achievement’ -- Anthony Burgess

From the Publisher:

Samuel Beckett was a writer of genius and winner of the Nobel Prize in 1969. he died in December 1989. One of the most mysterious and private of authors, he maintained a virtually impenetrable wall of privacy around himself and the details of his life.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Bair, Deirdre; Beckett, Samuel
Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
ISBN 10: 0151792569 ISBN 13: 9780151792566
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
WCC Corp.
(Moorpark, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0151792569 New book. Dust jacket in protective mylar cover has minimal shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # C8-645

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
£ 22.39
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: £ 2.97
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Deirdre Bair, Samuel Beckett
Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (1978)
ISBN 10: 0151792569 ISBN 13: 9780151792566
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0151792569

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
£ 33.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: £ 3.21
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Deirdre Bair, Samuel Beckett
Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (1978)
ISBN 10: 0151792569 ISBN 13: 9780151792566
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110151792569

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
£ 38.81
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: £ 2.41
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Deirdre Bair; Samuel Beckett
Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (1978)
ISBN 10: 0151792569 ISBN 13: 9780151792566
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0151792569

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
£ 45.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds