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Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989

This novel was first published in 1938. Its work-shy eponymous hero, adrift in London, realises that desire can never be satisfied and withdraws from life, in search of stupor. Murphy's lovestruck fiancé Celia tries with tragic pathos to draw him back, but her attempts are doomed to failure

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Faber, 2009
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Statement of responsibility: Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 0571244580, 9780571244584
Physical Description: 208 p.
Subject: Social isolation Fiction.; London (England) Fiction.