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1 - A Sorrow Beyond Dreams: A Life Story

Peter Handke · New York Review Books

"The Sunday edition of the Kärntner Volkszeitung carried the following item under 'Local News': 'In the village of A. (G. township) , a housewife, aged 51, committed suicide on Friday night by taking an overdose of sleeping pills.'"So opens A Sorrow Beyond Dreams,...
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2 - The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick: A Novel

Peter Handke · Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The first of Nobel Prize winner Peter Handke's novels to be published in English, The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick is a true modern classic that "portrays the ... breakdown of a murderer in ways that recall Camus's The Stranger" (The New York Times) . The self-destruction...
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3 - The Great Fall

Peter Handke


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4 - Short Letter, Long Farewell

Peter Handke


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5 - The Moravian Night: A Story

Peter Handke · Farrar

An odyssey through the mind and memory of a washed-up writer, from one of Europe's most provocative novelistsMysteriously summoned to a houseboat on the Morava River, a few friends, associates, and collaborators of an old writer listen as he tells a story that will last until dawn:...
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6 - Voyage to the Sonorous Land, or The Art of Asking and The Hour We Knew Nothing of Each Other

Peter Handke · Yale University Press

Two plays from the 2019 Nobel laureate for literature explore the life-affirming qualities of language In these two plays, here translated into English for the first time, the renowned Austrian writer Peter Handke inquires into the boundaries and life-affirming qualities of language. At a time...
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7 - Slow Homecoming

Peter Handke


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8 - Once Again for Thucydides

Peter Handke


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9 - KASPAR AND OTHER PLAYS

Peter Handke · Hill and Wang

Nobel Prize winner Peter Handke's first full-length drama, hailed in Europe as "the play of the decade" and compared in importance to Waiting for GodotKaspar is the story of an autistic adolescent who finds himself at a complete existential loss on the stage, with but a single...
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10 - Storm Still

Peter Handke


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12 - Absence

Peter Handke


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13 - Till Day You Do Part, or A Question of Light

Peter Handke


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