Beckett 76. " /> BECKETT, Samuel. <I>Murphy.</I> London, 1938. 8<V>o. Original green cloth, spine gilt lettered (minor fading to spine); cloth folding case. FIRST EDITION, FIRST BINDING, of Beckett's first novel, one of 1500 copies (of these some 618 copies were sold through 1941; about 882 copies were remaindered as cheap editions from 1942). "The question of possible binding variants is somewhat obscure... All copies examined were bound in smooth green cloth." Federman & Fletcher 25; Texas/<I>Beckett</I> 76. | Christie's