Echo's Bones by Samuel BeckettEcho's Bones by Samuel Beckett

Echo's Bones

bySamuel Beckett

Hardcover | May 27, 2014

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'Echo's Bones' was intended by Samuel Beckett to form the 'recessional' or end-piece of his early collection of interrelated stories, More Pricks Than Kicks, published in 1934. The story was written at the request of the publisher, but was held back from inclusion in the published volume. 'Echo's Bones' has remained unpublished to this day, and the present edition will situate the work in terms of its biographical context, its intertextual references, and as a vital link in the evolution of Beckett's early work.

The editor, Mark Nixon, is director of the Beckett International Foundation at the University of Reading.

Samuel Beckett was born in Dublin in 1906 and graduated from Trinity College. He settled in Paris in 1937, after travels in Germany and periods of residence in London and Dublin. He remained in France during the Second World War and was active in the French Resistance. From the spring of 1946 his plays, novels, short fiction, poetry an...
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Title:Echo's BonesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:128 pages, 8.67 × 5.68 × 0.54 inPublished:May 27, 2014Publisher:Faber & Faber AgencyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0571246389

ISBN - 13:9780571246380

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