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"Behind him, as he sat at his dark green desk, was a row of shelves holding a few mementoes: on one shelf there was a sandstone mask of a face with its tongue sticking out (sent to him by the poet, Nick Rawson) and a small, square, brass - framed clock; on another there was a small sculpted fi gure with its head bent down betweenits knees like Dante’s Belacqua; below that again was a very large watch, standing upright on a stand." (From "A Writer's Homes - A Writer's Life" by James Knowlson in "A Companion to Samuel Beckett" edited by S. E. Gontarski.)