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Written by Peter HandkeAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Peter Handke
Introduction by Benjamin KunkelAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Benjamin Kunkel

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
  • Publisher: NYRB Classics
  • On Sale: March 31, 2009
  • Price: $15.95
  • ISBN: 978-1-59017-307-7 (1-59017-307-4)

Peter Handke, a novelist, poet, and playwright, was born in Griffen, Austria, in 1942. His many works include The Jukebox and Other Essays on Storytelling, Absence, Repetition, and A Sorrow Beyond Dreams (NYRB, 2002).

Ralph Manheim (1907–1992) translated Günter Grass, Louis-Ferdinand Céline, Hermann Hesse, and Martin Heidegger, along with many other German and French authors.