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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Thr 70.2

Samuel Beckett papers

Fragments of plays as well as letters to various correspondents by Anglo-French playwright and novelist Samuel Beckett.

Dates

  • 1960-1975

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.1 linear feet (1 volume)

Includes fragments of a work titled Fragment de theatre and a typescript fragment of Waiting for Godot. Also includes letters from Beckett to Robert D. Graff, Geoffrey Hazard, and Walter Lowenfels.

Biographical / Historical

Beckett was an Anglo-French playwright and novelist.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

*75M-87. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert D. Graff, High Time Farm, Far Hills, New Jersey 07931; received: 1976 May 5.
Title
Beckett, Samuel, 1906-. Samuel Beckett papers: Guide.
Author
Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00597

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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