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Molloy

(1951)
(The first book in the Beckett Trilogy series)
A novel by

 
Molloy was written by Samuel Beckett initially in French, only later translating it into English. It was published shortly after World War II and marked a new, mature writing style which was to dominate the remainder of his working life. Molloy is divided into two sections. In the first section, Molloy goes in search of his mother. In the second, he is pursued by Moran, an agent. Within this simple outline, spoken in the first person, is a remarkable novel, raising questions of being and aloneness that marks so much of Becketts work, but richly comic as well. Beautifully written, it is one of the masterpieces of Irish literature.

 
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Used availability for Samuel Beckett's Molloy


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Hardback Editions

July 1966 : UK Hardback
Title: Molloy: Malone Dies - The Unnamable
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 0-7145-0112-3 / 978-0-7145-0112-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Calder Publications Ltd
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June 1955 : USA Hardback
Title: Molloy (The Collected Works of Samuel Beckett)
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 0-394-47515-1 / 978-0-394-47515-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Grove Press
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Paperback Editions

August 2012 : Paperback
Title: Molloy
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 8420608572 / 978-8420608570
Publisher: Alianza Editorial Sa
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November 2009 : UK Paperback
Title: Molloy
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 0-571-24371-1 / 978-0-571-24371-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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January 1994 : USA Paperback
Title: Molloy
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 0-8021-5136-1 / 978-0-8021-5136-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Grove Press
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February 1978 : USA Paperback
Title: Molloy
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 0-394-17027-X / 978-0-394-17027-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Grove Press
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December 1965 : UK Paperback
Title: MOLLOY
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 0-7145-0385-1 / 978-0-7145-0385-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: John Calder
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October 1971 : UK Paperback
Title: Molloy
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 0-7145-0384-3 / 978-0-7145-0384-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Calder Publications Ltd
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Audio Editions

March 2016 : MP3 CD
Title: Molloy
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 1-5113-6537-4 / 978-1-5113-6537-6
Publisher: Naxos AudioBooks on Brilliance Audio
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February 2005 : USA Audio edition
Title: Molloy
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
Publisher: Naxos AudioBooks
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February 2005 : UK Audio edition
Title: Molloy
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
Publisher: Naxos AudioBooks
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July 2003 : Audio CD
Title: Molloy
Author(s):
ISBN: 9626342927 / 978-9626342923
Publisher: Naxos Audio Books
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July 2003 : Audio Cassette
Title: Molloy: Unabridged
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
ISBN: 9626347929 / 978-9626347928
Publisher: Naxos AudioBooks
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Kindle Editions

October 2012 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Molloy
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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December 2007 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Molloy
Author(s): Samuel Beckett
Publisher: Grove Press
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