How It Is. Translated from the French by the Author.

  • Beckett, Samuel
  • London: John Calder 1964
  • Federman and Fletcher 384.1.


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FIRST BRITISH EDITION, 8vo, pp. 160. Original grey boards, spine lettered in gilt, white dustjacket printed in black and orange. Just a touch of soiling to dustjacket. ‘Nobel Prize for Literature 1969’ sticker to front panel of dustjacket.


Beckett's last-completed novel, which was first issued in this trade edition and afterward in two signed and limited versions, per Federman and Fletcher - despite the edition statement to page 4 which states the opposite. It was first published in French 3 years earlier.

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