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Crossing the Sierra de Gredos

by Peter Handke

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPeter Handke ; translated by Krishna Winston.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT
The Physical Object
Pagination472 p. ;
Number of Pages472
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22758261M
ISBN 109780374281540
OCLC/WorldCa71552374

Peter Handke: Der Bildverlust (Crossing the Sierra de Gredos) When this novel was first published, it was hammered by German and Austrian reviewers. They accused it of being self-indulgent, going off on his usual tangents, being too intellectually demanding and . The Sierra de Gredos is a mountain range in central Spain that spans the provinces of Ávila, Salamanca, Cáceres, Madrid, and is part of the much larger Sistema Central of mountain ranges. Its highest point is Pico Almanzor, at 2, metres and it has been declared a natural park by the Autonomous Community of Castile and Sierra de Gredos is one Coordinates: 40°15′N 5°13′W / °N °W .

Crossing the Sierra de Gredos is also a very human book of yearning and the ancient quest for love, peopled with memorable characters (from multiple historical periods) and imbued with Handke s inimitable ability to portray universal, inner-worldly adventures that blend past, future, present, and dreamtime.3/5(2). Crossing the Sierra de Gredos seeks to resuscitate what the author deems to be a declining sense of the present, a waning capacity for imagination and wonder. It does so with only limited success, while reflecting the convictions that contributed to .

Sierra de Gredos, Candelario, Spain. 8, likes 2 talking about this. Quieres dar difusión a tu evento o negocio en esta página, contacta con nosotros en [email protected]: K. Crossing the Sierra de Gredos. Farrar, Straus and Giroux / pages / $ Peter Handke is controversial.


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Crossing the Sierra de Gredos is, as well, a very human book of yearning and the ancient search for love, peopled with memorable characters (from multiple historical periods) and imbued with Handke’s inimitable ability to portray universal, innerworldly adventures that blend past, future, present, and dreamtime.

Crossing the Sierra de Gredos is a very human book of yearning and the ancient quest for love, peopled with memorable characters (from multiple historical periods) and imbued with Handke's inimitable ability to portray universal, inner-worldly adventures that.

Crossing the Sierra de Gredos is a very human book of yearning and the ancient quest for love, peopled with memorable characters (from multiple historical periods) and imbued with Handke's inimitable ability to portray universal, inner-worldly adventures that blend past, future, present, and : Picador.

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Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then. Crossing the Sierra de Gredos is fascinating and sneaky and admirable, but it is a difficult pilgrimage." - Mark Anthony Jarman, The Globe & Mail "(U)n livre en même temps touffu, débridé et lumineux, l’une de ces grandes fables qui jalonnent l’histoire de la littérature, parce que l’esprit et le sens d’une époque s’y trouvent.

‘Crossing the Sierra de Gredos’ The author, without a new book now in a decade, was, at the same time, almost to his own regret-"almost"-by no means forgotten. Without being anywhere near.

On a surface level, “Crossing the Sierra de Gredos” is the story of a nameless German woman, a banker, who sets out on a journey through a mountain range in the Iberian Peninsula, where she. Crossing the Sierra de Gredos is a very human book of yearning and the ancient quest for love, peopled with memorable characters (from multiple historical periods) and imbued with Handke's inimitable ability to portray universal, inner-worldly adventures that blend past, future, present, and : Farrar, Straus And Giroux.

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Crossing the Sierra de Gredos is also a very human book of yearning and the ancient quest for love, peopled with memorable characters (from multiple historical periods) and imbued with Handke's inimitable ability to portray universal, inner-worldly adventures that blend past, future, present, and dreamtime.

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Crossing the Sierra de Gredos is, as well, a very human book of yearning and the ancient search for love, peopled with memorable characters (from multiple historical periods) and imbued with Handke’s inimitable ability to portray universal, innerworldly adventures that blend past, future, present, and : Peter Handke.

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