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Why Beckett

Enoch Brater

Why Beckett

with 122 illustrations

by Enoch Brater

  • 321 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Thames and Hudson in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beckett, Samuel, 1906-,
  • Authors, Irish -- 20th century -- Biography.,
  • Authors, French -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 138).

    StatementEnoch Brater.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6003.E282 Z5768 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2063687M
    ISBN 100500014620
    LC Control Number88051346


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