Peter Handke





Peter Handke

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born
in Griffen, Austria
December 06, 1942

gender
male

genre

influences


About this author

Avant-garde Austrian novelist and playwright.


Average rating: 3.65 · 4,356 ratings · 409 reviews · 116 distinct works · Similar authors
The Goalie's Anxiety at the...
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3.43 of 5 stars 3.43 avg rating — 850 ratings — published 1970 — 28 editions
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A Sorrow Beyond Dreams
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 733 ratings — published 1972 — 30 editions
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The Left-Handed Woman
3.48 of 5 stars 3.48 avg rating — 413 ratings — published 1976 — 23 editions
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Short Letter, Long Farewell
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3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 325 ratings — published 1972 — 18 editions
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Kaspar and Other Plays
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 128 ratings — published 1970 — 4 editions
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The Afternoon of a Writer
3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 166 ratings — published 1987 — 12 editions
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On a Dark Night I Left My S...
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3.41 of 5 stars 3.41 avg rating — 127 ratings — published 1997 — 11 editions
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Slow Homecoming
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 123 ratings — published 1979 — 11 editions
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The Weight of the World
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 89 ratings — published 1977 — 9 editions
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Three by Peter Handke
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 1977 — 2 editions
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“When the child was a child, it didn’t know that it was a child, everything was soulful, and all souls were one.”
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“No one can be trusted who isn't thrilled with himself at least now and then.”
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“If a nation loses its storytellers, it loses its childhood.”
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