Peter Handke


Born
in Griffen, Austria
December 06, 1942

Genre

Influences


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

Average rating: 3.55 · 8,830 ratings · 931 reviews · 183 distinct worksSimilar authors
A Sorrow Beyond Dreams

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3.82 avg rating — 1,544 ratings — published 1972 — 45 editions
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The Goalie's Anxiety at the...

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3.29 avg rating — 1,719 ratings — published 1970 — 43 editions
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The Left-Handed Woman

3.32 avg rating — 1,004 ratings — published 1976 — 36 editions
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Short Letter, Long Farewell

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3.51 avg rating — 661 ratings — published 1972 — 33 editions
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Kaspar and Other Plays

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3.84 avg rating — 220 ratings — published 1967 — 4 editions
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The Afternoon of a Writer

3.52 avg rating — 298 ratings — published 1987 — 22 editions
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On a Dark Night I Left My S...

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3.31 avg rating — 191 ratings — published 1997 — 15 editions
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Publikumsbeschimpfung und a...

3.44 avg rating — 207 ratings — published 1966 — 13 editions
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The Weight of the World

4.06 avg rating — 144 ratings — published 1977 — 13 editions
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Slow Homecoming

3.83 avg rating — 183 ratings — published 1979 — 13 editions
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“If a nation loses its storytellers, it loses its childhood.”
Peter Handke

“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, Song of Childhood

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

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