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For to End Yet Again (Beckett Shorts)

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Paperback, 54 pages
Published February 28th 1978 by Calder Publications (first published 1976)
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"“...and a dream away in space with neither here nor there where all the footsteps ever fell can never fare nearer to anywhere nor from anywhere further away. Nor for in the end again by degrees or as though switched on dark falls there again that certain dark that alone certain ashes can. Through it who knows yet another end beneath a cloudless sky of a last end if ever there had to be another absolutely had to be.”
Stuart Estell
The short piece "For To End Yet Again", with its extraordinary imagery of dust and dwarfs, is the stand-out piece in this volume. Some great, bleak, jokes in here.
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Samuel Barclay Beckett was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived in France for most of his adult life. He wrote in both English and French. His work offers a bleak, tragicomic outlook on human nature, often coupled with black comedy and gallows humour.

Beckett is widely regarded as among the most influential writers of the 20th century. Strongly influenced
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