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Beckett and Decay

4.67 of 5 stars 4.67  ·  rating details  ·  3 ratings  ·  1 review
The word 'decay' is often used by critics in general reference to Beckett's thematic emphasis and philosophical outlook. However, this book explores the idea of decay as the fundamental core of Beckett's work, dominating it thematically, linguistically and artistically. Kathryn White explores Beckett's representation of physical decay, mental and spiritual deterioration an ...more
Hardcover, 178 pages
Published April 12th 2009 by Bloomsbury Academic (first published 2009)
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Brilliant little book that I've read three times now and would put near the top of the list of books to read for gaining a better understanding of the themes and styles in Beckett's work.
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