En attendant Godot: Piece en deux Actes (1954)
Book ID: 63018
En attendant Godot: Piece en deux Actes. Paris: Editions de Minuit, 1952. 15th Edition, printed in 1954. Publisher’s cream wrappers printed in black & blue. Title to spine and list of works by Beckett to lower cover. One plate of photographs in the text. Light browning to covers, otherwise a very good copy of this fragile publication
Although the publishing date is given as 1952 (the year the first edition was printed) this is a 15th edition published in circa 1954.
Nice early edition of Beckett’s masterpiece. The photographs depict scenes from the play’s premier performance at Theatre Babylone on 5th January, 1953. The English-language version premiered in London in 1955.