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First Love (1970) [Novelette]
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While visiting his father’s gravesite, a man reflects on his youth and tells of his first love, to a woman he met on a bench between two dead trees.

Originally published as Premier amour by Paris: Editions de Minuit, 1970;
First published in English in First Love and Other Shorts, New York: Grove Press, 1974.

Original title: Premier amour
Original languages: French

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionTies That Bind
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     First Love and Other Shorts (1974) [Collection]
      Author: Samuel Beckett
     Fiction of the Absurd (1980) [Anthology]
      Authors: Franz Kafka , Albert Camus , Samuel Beckett , Voltaire , Joseph Heller , Vladimir Nabokov , Nikolai Gogol , Ingeborg Bachmann , Eugène Ionesco , Tommaso Landolfi , Flann O'Brien , Daniil Kharms , Witold Gombrowicz , Juan Carlos Onetti
     Collected Shorter Prose 1945-1980 (1984) [Collection]
      Author: Samuel Beckett
     Art of the Tale, the (1986) [Anthology]
      Authors: Graham Greene , Milan Kundera , Albert Camus , Yasunari Kawabata , Samuel Beckett , Heinrich Böll , Patrick White , Isaac Bashevis Singer , Naguib Mahfouz , Nadine Gordimer , Bernard Malamud , Jean Stafford , Eudora Welty , John Cheever , John Updike , Peter Taylor , Richard Ford , Truman Capote , Donald Barthelme , Gabriel García Márquez , Chinua Achebe , Yukio Mishima , Margaret Atwood , Vladimir Nabokov , Doris Lessing , Joyce Carol Oates , T.C. (Thomas Coraghessan) Boyle , Paul Bowles , Julio Cortázar , Ian McEwan , Italo Calvino , Flannery O'Connor , Jorge Luis Borges , Tobias Wolff , Frank O'Connor , Isak Dinesen , Raymond Carver , William Trevor , Carlos Fuentes , Mario Vargas Llosa , V. S. Pritchett , Harold Brodkey , E.L. Doctorow , Ingeborg Bachmann , Michel Tournier , James Baldwin , Grace Paley , Edna O'Brien , Ilse Aichinger , Alberto Moravia , Wolfgang Hildesheimer , Tommaso Landolfi , Cynthia Ozick , Leon Rooke , Dino Buzzati , William H. Gass , Nathalie Sarraute , Alain Robbe-Grillet , Tadeusz Borowski , Russell Banks , Mohammed Mrabet , Wolfgang Borchert , Luisa Valenzuela , Leonard Michaels , Cesare Pavese , Amos Oz , Susan Sontag , Ann Beattie , Vasily Askenov , Abdeslam Boulaich , Guy Davenport , Stanley Elkin , Mavis Gallant , Natalia Ginzburg , William Maxwell , R.K. Narayan , James Purdy , Mercè Rodoreda , Juan Rulfo , Richard Wright , Richard Yates , Robert Coover

Edition #1: First Love

First Love (1974)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Samuel Beckett
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