The Unnamable by Samuel Beckett
The Unnamable is a 1953 novel by Samuel Beckett. It is the third and final entry in Beckett's "Trilogy" of novels, which begins with Molloy followed by Malone Dies. It was originally published in French as L'Innommable and later translated by the author into English. Grove Press published the English edition in 1958.
The 321st greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 6th on 20th Century's Greatest Hits: 100 English-Language Books of Fiction (Larry McCaffery)
- - 37th on The Novel 100: A Ranking of the Greatest Novels of All Time (The Novel 100)
- - 38th on 100 Best Books (Montana State University)
- - Top 100 Works in World Literature (Norwegian Book Clubs, with the Norwegian Nobel Institute)