Beckett Beckett Digital Library


What does it cover?

  • The Beckett Digital Library (BDL) is a part of the Beckett Digital Manuscript Project.
  • It is a digital reconstruction of Samuel Beckett's personal library, based on the volumes preserved at his apartment in Paris, in archives (Beckett International Foundation) and private collections.
  • The BDL contains scans of book covers, title pages, all pages with reading traces, flyleaves, colophons, tables of contents, indexes and inserts of various kinds. In addition to facsimiles, it also offers transcriptions of readings traces and links to Beckett's manuscripts.