Read Woodcutters (Vintage International) by Thomas Bernhard Free Online

Ebook Woodcutters (Vintage International) by Thomas Bernhard read! Book Title: Woodcutters (Vintage International)
The author of the book: Thomas Bernhard
Edition: Vintage
Date of issue: January 23rd 2013
ISBN: No data
ISBN 13: No data
Language: English
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 941 KB
City - Country: No data
Loaded: 1346 times
Reader ratings: 5.9

Read full description of the books:

Fiercely observed, often hilarious, and “reminiscent of Ibsen and Strindberg” (The New York Times Book Review), this exquisitely controversial novel was initially banned in its author’s homeland.
A searing portrayal of Vienna’s bourgeoisie, it begins with the arrival of an unnamed writer at an ‘artistic dinner’ hosted by a composer and his society wife—a couple he once admired and has come to loathe. The guest of honor, a distinguished actor from the Burgtheater, is late. As the other guests wait impatiently, they are seen through the critical eye of the writer, who narrates a silent but frenzied tirade against these former friends, most of whom have been brought together by Joana, a woman they buried earlier that day. Reflections on Joana’s life and suicide are mixed with these denunciations until the famous actor arrives, bringing an explosive end to the evening that even the writer could not have seen coming.

Download Woodcutters (Vintage International) PDF Woodcutters (Vintage International) PDF
Download Woodcutters (Vintage International) ERUB Woodcutters (Vintage International) PDF
Download Woodcutters (Vintage International) DOC Woodcutters (Vintage International) PDF
Download Woodcutters (Vintage International) TXT Woodcutters (Vintage International) PDF

Read information about the author

Ebook Woodcutters (Vintage International) read Online! Thomas Bernhard was an Austrian author, who ranges among the most distinguished German speaking writers of the second half of the 20th century.

Although internationally he's most acclaimed because of his novels, he was also a prolific playwright. His characters were oftenly working in a lifetime and never-ending major work while they deal with themes such as suicide, madness and obsession and, as Bernhard did, they use to have a love-hate relation with Austria. His prose was tumultuous but sober at the same time, philosophic in the background, with a musical cadency and plenty of black humor.

He started publishing in the year 1963, with the title "Frost". His last published work, appeared in the year 1986, was "Extinction". Some of his most well known works include "The loser" (where he ficitionalizes about Glenn Gould), "Correction" and "Woodcutters".

Reviews of the Woodcutters (Vintage International)


A book that leaves nothing behind, no feelings, no thoughts.


A wonderful piece


Why do you need to drive a phone?


A cozy book that teaches small things, happiness, in detail!


This book is awesome!

Add a comment

Download EBOOK Woodcutters (Vintage International) by Thomas Bernhard Online free

PDF: woodcutters-vintage-international.pdf Woodcutters (Vintage International) PDF
ERUB: woodcutters-vintage-international.epub Woodcutters (Vintage International) ERUB
DOC: woodcutters-vintage-international.doc Woodcutters (Vintage International) DOC
TXT: woodcutters-vintage-international.txt Woodcutters (Vintage International) TXT