Slow Homecoming

Peter Handke; Translated by Ralph Manheim

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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Slow Homecoming
The Long Way AroundThen, as I stumbled headlong down the path, there was suddenly a form ...One /The Primordial FormsSorger had outlived several of those who had become close to him; he had ceased to long for anything, but often felt a selfless love of existence and at times a need for salvation so palpable that it weighed on his eyelids. Capable of a tranquil harmony, a serene strength that could transfer itself to others, yet too easily wounded by the power of facts, he knew desolation, wanted responsibility, and was imbued with the search for forms, the desire to differentiate

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Peter Handke; Translated by Ralph Manheim

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Slow Homecoming
Peter Handke; Translated by Ralph Manheim

Hardcover

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux
June 1985
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780374266356
ISBN10: 0374266352
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 288 pages
$16.95

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux
June 1985
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781466807280
ISBN10: 1466807288
288 pages
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