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The Grove Companion to Samuel Beckett: A Reader's Guide to His Works, Life, and Thought

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The Nobel Prize winning author Samuel Beckett is a literary treasure, and this work represents the only comprehensive reference to the concepts, characters, and biographical details mentioned by, or related to, Beckett. Painstakingly and lovingly compiled by acclaimed Beckett scholars C.J. Ackerley and S.E. Gontarski, it is alphabetical, cross-referenced, and laid out in a ...more
Paperback, 608 pages
Published February 17th 2004 by Grove Press (first published 2004)
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JP
Feb 23, 2007 JP rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Beckett fans
If you're a Beckett fan and want a rough guide to his criticism and thought, this is a great place to start. Gontarski never gets too in-depth on anything, but he gets a little in-depth on everything Beckett-related. I don't know why I'm writing this review. I should find another job.
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