Peter Handke





Peter Handke


Born
in Griffen, Austria
December 06, 1942

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Avant-garde Austrian novelist and playwright. His body of work has been awarded numerous literary prizes.

Average rating: 3.57 · 7,013 ratings · 707 reviews · 140 distinct works · Similar authors
A Sorrow Beyond Dreams

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3.81 avg rating — 1,236 ratings — published 1972 — 43 editions
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The Goalie's Anxiety at the...

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3.32 avg rating — 1,362 ratings — published 1970 — 40 editions
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The Left-Handed Woman

3.36 avg rating — 784 ratings — published 1976 — 32 editions
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Short Letter, Long Farewell

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3.52 avg rating — 544 ratings — published 1972 — 27 editions
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Kaspar and Other Plays

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3.88 avg rating — 198 ratings — published 1967 — 4 editions
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The Afternoon of a Writer

3.56 avg rating — 241 ratings — published 1987 — 10 editions
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On a Dark Night I Left My S...

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3.40 avg rating — 162 ratings — published 1997 — 15 editions
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The Weight of the World

4.11 avg rating — 128 ratings — published 1977 — 13 editions
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Slow Homecoming

3.85 avg rating — 164 ratings — published 1979 — 12 editions
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Publikumsbeschimpfung und a...

3.39 avg rating — 157 ratings — published 1966 — 11 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.”
Peter Handke

“If a nation loses its storytellers, it loses its childhood.”
Peter Handke

“حاجة ماسة للبوح تصادفها أقصى درجات الصمت”
Peter Handke, الشقاء العادي

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