Shakespeare isn't the only one celebrating this month, it is also Samuel Beckett's birthday. We publish lots of books on Beckett – below are some extracts that you can read for free. Get to grips with Samuel Beckett with our book Beckett: A Guide for the Perplexed - tackling all the daunting questions that emerge from his writing. You can read the Introduction for free by clicking on the 'preview' button below. Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot is from our Modern Theatre Guides – if you click below you can read the Introduction to the play plus the Background & Context.
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