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Author De la Durantaye, Leland, author

Title Beckett's art of mismaking / Leland de la Durantaye
Published Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (x, 194 pages)
Contents Introduction: the art of mismaking -- First forms to accommodate the mess -- The will to mismake, or fish and chips -- Nature painting -- The alibi of a foreign language -- To hell with all this fucking scenery -- No symbols where none intended -- The psychopathology of character creation, or the series -- Conclusion: Aesthetic pessimism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In English
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Subject Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989 -- Criticism and interpretation
Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989 -- Literary style
Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989 -- Technique
Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989.
Errors and blunders, Literary
DRAMA -- Continental European.
Errors and blunders, Literary.
LITERARY CRITICISM / European / General
Literary style.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0674495837 (electronic bk.)
9780674495838 (electronic bk.)