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In een tapijt van water : gedichten

Thomas Bernhard (author), Menno Wigman (compiler)
Title
In een tapijt van water : gedichten / Bernhard, Thomas ; gekozen en vert. door Wigman, Menno
Author
Thomas Bernhard
Compiler
Menno Wigman 1966-2018
Language
Multiple languages
Publisher
Amsterdam: Atlas, 1997
109 p.
ISBN
90-254-2402-3

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 22 times in Flemish libraries

About Thomas Bernhard

Nicolaas Thomas Bernhard (German: [ˈtoːmas ˈbɛʁnhaʁt]; 9 February 1931 – 12 February 1989) was an Austrian novelist, playwright and poet. Bernhard's body of work has been called "the most significant literary achievement since World War II." He is widely considered to be one of the most important German-speaking authors of the postwar era.

Life

Thomas Bernhard was born in 1931 in Heerlen in the Netherlands, where his unmarried mother Herta Bernhard worked as a maid. From the autumn of 1931 he lived with his grandparents in Vienna until 1937 when his mother, who had married in the meantime, moved him to Traunstein, Bavaria, in Nazi Germany. There he was required to join the Deutsches Jungvolk, a branch of the Hitler Youth, which he hated. Bernhard's natural father Alois Zuckerstätter was a carpenter and petty c…Read more on Wikipedia

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