L'Herne: Samuel Beckett.Paris: Editions de L'Herne, 1976 Stock Code: 94019
NotesFirst edition, first printing, presentation copy, inscribed to Samuel Beckett by Tom Bishop, one of the two editors, on the front free endpaper, "For Sam, with more thanks than I could ever tell you with all my friendship and admiration. Tom. Paris Nov 3. 1976". Issued as part of the Cahiers de L'Herne (a series of critical monographs in French), this publication includes the following works by Beckett: Fragment de théâtre; Bing; Quatre poèmes; Beckett traduit Eluard; Trois textes sur la peinture moderne; Three dialogues with Georges Duthuit; and Cent cinquante citations. Constantin Tacou took over the publication of the Cahiers in 1973.
Quarto. Original pictorial wrappers printed in red and blue.
With 8 black and white plates.
Wrappers a little rubbed and faintly toned, spot of foxing to fore edge and front free endpaper. A near-fine copy.
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