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The Piano Teacher Elfriede Jelinek Deep passion, thwarted sexuality and love-hate for a mother dominate the life of Erika Kohut, a piano teacher at the Vienna Conservatory. Into this emotional pressure-cooker bounds Walter Klemmer, music student and ladies' man. Jelinek's masterpiece, The Piano Teacher was for Publishers' Weekly "Brilliant and uncompromising."

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The most popular work from provocative Austrian Nobel laureate Elfriede Jelinek,The Piano Teacheris a searing portrait of a woman bound between a repressive society and her darkest desires. Erika Kohut is a piano teacher at the prestigious and formal Vienna Conservatory, who still lives with her domineering and possessive mother....

Product Details

ISBN:
9780802198839
Publisher:
Grove Press
Subject:
Literary
Translated by:
Joachim Neugroschel
Author:
Jelinek, Elfriede
Author:
Elfriede Jelinek
Author:
Neugroschel, Joachim
Author:
Joachim Neugroschel
Subject:
Erotica - General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20091001
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
288

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Product details 288 pages Grove Press - English 9780802198839 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The most popular work from provocative Austrian Nobel laureate Elfriede Jelinek,The Piano Teacheris a searing portrait of a woman bound between a repressive society and her darkest desires. Erika Kohut is a piano teacher at the prestigious and formal Vienna Conservatory, who still lives with her domineering and possessive mother....
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