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Here form is content, content is form.
Samuel Beckett (1906–1989), Irish dramatist, novelist. First published in 1929. in "Dante ... Bruno. Vico ... Joyce," an essay in Our Examination Round his Factification for Incamination of Work in Progress, p. 14, Faber and Faber (1972).
Beckett is speaking of Finnegan's Wake.
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