Malina

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Lynne Rienner Pub, 1990 - Fiction - 244 pages
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User Review  - Andrew - Goodreads

Love Bachmann but this book falls apart after the first third. Read full review

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User Review  - Roger Market - Goodreads

I'm having a really hard time rating this book. It takes a LOOOONG time to get into. It's postmodern in a way that doesn't quite grab me, not like Angela Carter's work, which I absolutely LOVE. Still ... Read full review

Contents

The Cast
1
First Chapter Happy with Ivan
12
Second Chapter The Third Man
113
Copyright

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Born in Klagenfurt, Austria on June 25, 1926, Ingeborg Bachmann studied law and philosophy at the universities of Insbruck, Graz, and Vienna. She received her degree, writing a dissertation on Heidegger, from the University of Vienna in 1950. After graduating she became a scriptwriter at Radio Rot-Weis-Rot in Vienna, and in 1953 won the Gruppe 47 Prize for her first collection of poems Die gestundete Zeit (The Mortgage on Borrowed Time). Over the next many years, she produced numerous collections of poetry, fiction, and radio plays, including Anrufung des GroAAen BA[a括3/4ren (Invocation of the Great Bear) [poetry], the collections of stories Das dreiAAigse Jahr (The Thirtieth Year) and Simultan, and the novel Malina. Green Integer has previously published her early work Letters to Felician.

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