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The Cheap eaters by Thomas Bernhard

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The Cheap Eaters by Thomas Bernhard Austrian fiction Original title – Die Billigesser Translator – Douglas Robertson Source – personal copy It has been two years since I reviewed a book by Thomas Bernhard I have reviewed eight books by him so had to limit myself as I only have a few unread books left […]

Concrete by Thomas Bernhard

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                                        Concrete by Thomas Bernhard Austrian fiction Original title – Beton Translator –  David McLintock Source – personal copy It is German lit month and it wouldn’t be right for me not to review a Bernhard […]

Three days by Thomas Bernhard

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  Three days by Thomas Bernhard Austrian Memoir Original title – Drei Tage Translator – Laura Lindgren Source – personal copy I featured another Austrian writer the other day, I mentioned Thomas Bernhard. I said he was my favourite Austrian writer. I have reviewed six of his books over the time this blog has been […]

Revulsion : Thomas Bernhard in San Salvador by Horacio Castellanos Moya

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    Revulsion : Thomas Bernhard in San Salvador by Horacio Castellanos Moya El Salvadoran fiction Original title – El asco, Thomas Bernhard en San Salvador Translator – Lee Klein Source – personnel copy Now I saw this shortly after it came out in the summer, I was searching for some Bernhard books and this from […]

Wittgenstein’s Nephew by Thomas Bernhard

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      Wittgenstein’s nephew by Thomas Bernhard Austrian fiction Original title – Wittgensteins Neffe Translator – David Mclintock Source – Personal copy Well if the last book was from a Nobel winning Austrian writer , this is from the Austrian writer that didn’t win the nobel . As many of you know I always have […]

What book in translation would I give away ? Thomas Bernhard welcome to second Thomas bernhard reading week in July

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Well I’ve been struggling finding time to blog or even get in a routine for my blogging of late .But I feel a project and a goal of trying to get my revie pile in order or less by then ,will help this and what better than on World book day to launch a second […]

The Loser by Thomas Bernhard

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The Loser by Thomas Bernhard Austrian fiction Original title – Der Untergeher Translator – Jack Dawson Source – personnel copy on Kindle Well I couldn’t take part in German Lit month and not review  a book by Thomas Bernhard could I ? I had read this for Thomas Bernhard week I did earlier this year but […]

My prizes an accounting by Thomas Bernhard

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My Prizes an accounting by Thomas Bernhard Austrian non fiction Original title Meine Presie Translator Carol Brown Janeway Source personnel copy Well I am running late these days I was meant to have posted this last week but I’ve had a lot on at home and not been able to thinking to write posts .But […]

Thomas Bernhard in Person

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Well in the run up to Thomas Bernhard week I decide to watch a couple of things on You tube .I always love to place and see the writer as a person .So with my basic schoolboy German I watch these .First is a documentary with Bernhard talking about why he writes . The next […]

Old Masters by Thomas Bernhard

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Old Masters by Thomas Bernhard Austrian fiction Original title – Alte Meister. Komödie Translator – Ewald Osers Source – Personnel copy Well usually I start with a bit of a biography  about a writer .But I have already twice before mention Bernhard’s Life for those who want to know more  there is loads online to examine […]

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