Waiting for Godot - Samuel Beckett, New Edition
  • Author : Harold Bloom
  • Release Date : 01 January 2009
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Genre : Electronic books
  • Pages : 172
  • ISBN 13 : 9781438114309
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Book excerpt: Presents a series of critical essays discussing the structure, themes, and subject matter of Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot.

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Waiting for Godot Samuel Beckett New Edition

Author : Harold Bloom
Publisher : Infobase Publishing
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Presents a series of critical essays discussing the structure, themes, and subject matter of Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot....

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Publisher : Turtleback
Genre : Drama
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Publisher : Faber & Faber
Genre : Performing Arts
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Subtitled 'A tragicomedy in two Acts', and famously described by the Irish critic Vivien Mercier as a play in which 'nothing happens, twice', En attendant Godot was first performed at the Théâtre de Babylone in Paris in 1953. It was translated into English by Samuel Beckett, and Waiting for Godot ...

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Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
Genre : Drama
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Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Author : Mark Taylor-Batty,Juliette Taylor-Batty
Publisher : A&C Black
Genre : Performing Arts
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"An impressively complete survey of the play in its cultural, theatrical, historical and political contexts." - David Bradby, co-editor of Contemporary Theatre Review Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot is not only an indisputably important and influential dramatic text -it is also one of the most significant western cultural landmarks of ...

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Publisher : Beckett, Samuel
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Publisher : Faber & Faber
Genre : Fiction
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Edited by J. C. C. Mays Murphy, Samuel Beckett's first novel, was published in 1938. Its work-shy eponymous hero, adrift in London, realises that desire can never be satisfied and withdraws from life, in search of stupor. Murphy's lovestruck fiancée Celia tries with tragic pathos to draw him back, but ...

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Publisher : Grove Press
Genre : Drama
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As Vladimir and Estragon await the arrival of Godot, they discuss their lives and consider hanging themselves, but choose to wait for Godot instead, in the hope that he can tell them what their purpose is, in a new bilingual edition of the classic play honoring the centennial of the ...

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Author : Lawrence Graver
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Drama
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This volume offers a comprehensive critical study of Samuel Beckett's first and most renowned dramatic work, Waiting for Godot, which has become one of the most frequently discussed, and influential plays in the history of the theatre. Lawrence Graver discusses the play's background and provides a detailed analysis of its ...

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Publisher : Unknown
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Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
Genre : Drama
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From an inauspicious beginning at the tiny Left Bank Theatre de Babylone in 1953, followed by bewilderment among American and British audiences, Waiting for Godot has become of the most important and enigmatic plays of the past fifty years and a cornerstone of twentieth-century drama. As Clive Barnes wrote, “Time catches ...