Student library info The Student library info pertains to the period when Beckett was a student at Trinity College Dublin (1923-1927) and a lecturer at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris and TCD (1928-1931). It explains when he is thought to have acquired and read the book in question, based on his inscription, as well as various external sources including the official TCD college calendars, his 'Dream' Notebook, and his letters.Read: by September 1927.
Acquired in September 1927 for the Moderatorship exam.
Ferrers Howell, Alan George: Dante, His Life and Work
London: T. C. & E. C. Jack; Edinburgh: T. Nelson & Sons, 1920
rev. ed.
Inscription: S.B. Beckett / Dublin - September '27.
Notes: - bookseller's plate, Greene's Library, Dublin; - pages that have been folded down in past: 57, 71, 73, 87, 107

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