Richard Brautigan





Richard Brautigan


Born
in Tacoma, Washington, The United States
January 30, 1935

Died
September 14, 1984

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Richard Brautigan was a 20th century American writer. His novels and stories often have to do with black comedy, parody, satire, and Zen Buddhism. He is probably best known for his novel Trout Fishing in America. He died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in 1984.


Average rating: 4.01 · 56,380 ratings · 3,332 reviews · 66 distinct works · Similar authors
In Watermelon Sugar

4.03 avg rating — 9,030 ratings — published 1968 — 35 editions
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Trout Fishing in America / ...

4.16 avg rating — 7,863 ratings — published 1967 — 8 editions
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Trout Fishing in America

3.83 avg rating — 8,196 ratings — published 1964 — 52 editions
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The Abortion

4.08 avg rating — 3,779 ratings — published 1971 — 27 editions
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The Hawkline Monster

3.91 avg rating — 2,987 ratings — published 1974 — 30 editions
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Revenge of the Lawn: Storie...

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4.11 avg rating — 2,978 ratings — published 1971 — 36 editions
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A Confederate General from ...

4.05 avg rating — 2,266 ratings — published 1964 — 32 editions
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Revenge of the Lawn / The A...

4.30 avg rating — 1,806 ratings — published 1982 — 4 editions
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The Pill vs. the Springhill...

4.10 avg rating — 2,020 ratings — published 1968 — 11 editions
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A Confederate General from ...

4.25 avg rating — 1,564 ratings — published 1964 — 4 editions
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More books by Richard Brautigan…
“Sometimes life is merely a matter of coffee and whatever intimacy a cup of coffee affords.”
Richard Brautigan

“Love Poem
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It's so nice
to wake up in the morning
all alone
and not have to tell somebody
you love them
when you don't love them
any more.”
Richard Brautigan

“all of us have a place in history. mine is clouds.”
Richard Brautigan

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