Waiting for Godot

New York: Grove Press, (1954).

Price: $2,500.00

Hardcover. First edition in English (translated by the author), preceding the British edition. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with modest tanning at the spine, two small tears on the front panel and nicks at the corners. A scarce and desirable issue of the Nobel Prize winner's most famous title, one of the great works of the world stage. A major innovation in modern drama, possibly the most important play of the 20th Century, and certainly the first theatrical success of the Theatre of the Absurd.

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Waiting for Godot. Samuel BECKETT.
Waiting for Godot
Waiting for Godot

Samuel Beckett
birth name: Samuel Beckett
born: 4/13/1906
died: 12/22/1989
nationality: Ireland

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Biography

Author, critic, and playwright who in 1969 won the Nobel Prize for Literature. He wrote in both French and English and is perhaps best known for his preoccupation with essential issues of the human condition--existence and communication.more

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