Proust. New York: Grove Press, . First American edition, Limited to 250 Numbered Copies Signed by Samuel Beckett. Pp, 72. Quarter cloth spine, paper-covered boards. Spine lightly faded (as usual), boards lightly browned; contents in very good condition. Beckett's celebrated study on the writings of the French author Marcel Proust, first published by Chatto & Windus in 1931.