Beckett: Waiting for Godot (Landmarks of World Literature (New))
Lawrence GraverISBN: 0521549388; 9780521549387;
Book DescriptionWaiting for Godot has become one of the most frequently discussed and influential plays in the history of the theater. This volume presents a comprehensive critical study of Samuel Beckett's first and most renowned dramatic work. LawrenceGraver discusses the play's background and provides a detailed analysis of its originality and distinction as a landmark of modern theatrical art. He also reviews some of the differences between Beckett's original French version and his English translation.