Péter Esterházy





Péter Esterházy


Born
in Budapest, Hungary
April 14, 1950

Died
July 14, 2016

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One of the most widely known contemporary Hungarian writers. His books were considered to be significant contributions to postwar literature.

Average rating: 3.78 · 2,571 ratings · 220 reviews · 51 distinct works · Similar authors
Celestial Harmonies

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3.67 avg rating — 357 ratings — published 1994 — 30 editions
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She Loves Me

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3.73 avg rating — 188 ratings — published 1995 — 20 editions
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Helping Verbs Of The Heart

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3.69 avg rating — 148 ratings — published 1985 — 20 editions
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The Book of Hrabal

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3.78 avg rating — 92 ratings — published 1990 — 16 editions
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Not Art

3.33 avg rating — 87 ratings — published 2008 — 12 editions
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A Little Hungarian Pornography

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3.56 avg rating — 77 ratings — published 1987 — 11 editions
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Javított kiadás

4.23 avg rating — 52 ratings — published 2002 — 11 editions
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Hasnyálmirigynapló

4.31 avg rating — 36 ratings2 editions
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The Glance of Countess Hahn...

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3.79 avg rating — 47 ratings — published 1991 — 12 editions
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Esti

3.96 avg rating — 28 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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More books by Péter Esterházy…
“History belongs to the victors, legends to the people, fantasy to literature. Only death is certain.”
Péter Esterházy, Celestial Harmonies

“History is an alternating series of frying pans and fires.”
Péter Esterházy

“Bartók. Blame it on Bartók. Or the bossanova.”
Péter Esterházy, Celestial Harmonies
tags: humor

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