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Samuel Beckett, As the story was told; edited by Christopher Ricks (Rampant Lions, 1987), 1978-2001

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9816/A/144

Scope and Contents

Partial copy (manuscript and typescript); various proofs of text and notes, some marked; drawing, artwork and proofs for cover paper; trial settings; paste-up, marked; 'progress/advance copy'; correspondence, including manuscript copy for the notes and photographs of Beckett's original manuscript. Correspondents include Samuel Beckett, Fine Print magazine (Barbara Golden), Peter Gidal, Stephen Heath, Dan Pope, Reading University Library (Michael Bott), Christopher Ricks, George Steiner, Waiting for Godot Books (Gary Oleson).


  • 1978-2001

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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

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