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Peter Handke was born in Griffen, Austria on December 6, 1942. He studied law at Graz University from 1961 to 1965. He is a playwright, novelist, poet, and essayist. His plays include Offending the Audience, Kaspar, and The Ride across Lake Constance. His novels include The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick, The Left-Handed Woman, and A Sorrow beyond Dreams. He was awarded the Buchner Prize in 1973 and refused to accept the Kafka Prize in 1979. (Bowker Author Biography) Peter Handke was born in Griffen, Austria, in 1942. His many works include Absence (FSG, 1990), The Jukebox and Other Essays on Storytelling (FSG, 1994), and, most recently, My Year in the No-Man's-Bay (FSG, 1998). (Publisher Provided)
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A Sorrow Beyond Dreams 668 copies, 13 reviews
The Left-Handed Woman 440 copies, 12 reviews
Short Letter, Long Farewell 387 copies, 5 reviews
The Afternoon of a Writer 234 copies, 5 reviews
Slow Homecoming 210 copies, 4 reviews
Wings of Desire [1987 film] (Screenwriter) 186 copies, 6 reviews
Repetition 172 copies, 3 reviews
Across 166 copies, 2 reviews
A Moment of True Feeling 158 copies, 2 reviews
The Weight of the World 154 copies, 4 reviews
The absence 107 copies, 2 reviews
The Moravian Night: A Story 105 copies, 4 reviews
Don Juan: His Own Version 93 copies, 2 reviews
Kaspar 91 copies, 1 review
Once again for Thucydides 86 copies, 2 reviews
Kindergeschichte 84 copies, 3 reviews
De wespen 70 copies, 2 reviews
Storie del dormiveglia 53 copies, 1 review
The Great Fall 49 copies, 4 reviews
Der Hausierer 46 copies
Versuch über den Stillen Ort 41 copies, 2 reviews
Falsche Bewegung 40 copies, 1 review
To Duration 38 copies
Storm Still 38 copies
Stücke 1 18 copies
Lucie im Wald mit den Dingsda 13 copies, 1 review
Stücke 2 10 copies
I giorni e le opere 8 copies, 1 review
Peter Handke 3 copies
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Zeichnungen 2 copies
Een ongezocht ongeluk (1972) 2 copies, 1 review
Gedichte 1 copy
Golmanov strah od penala 1 copy, 1 review
The Moviegoer (Translator, some editions) 4,364 copies, 90 reviews
The Last Gentleman (Translator, some editions) 839 copies, 10 reviews
Armand (Übersetzer, some editions) 59 copies, 1 review
The Other Sleep (Translator, some editions) 58 copies
Isle of the Dead (Afterword, some editions) 55 copies, 3 reviews
German Radio Plays (German Library) (Contributor) 11 copies
American Review 20 (Contributor) 11 copies
Wrong Move [1975 film] (Author, some editions) 8 copies, 1 review
Gedichte (Editor, some editions) 4 copies
Das Notizbuch vom Kiefernwald und La Mounine (Translator, some editions) 3 copies
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