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The Piano Teacher: Jelinek, Elfriede

The Piano Teacher

Jelinek, Elfriede

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ISBN 10: 1555840523 / ISBN 13: 9781555840525
Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1988
Condition: Very Good + Hardcover
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1st American Edition/1st Printing (complete number line). SIGNED by Elfriede Jelinek on a bookplate affixed to front end page (signature only). Faint pen mark on bottom page edges with hint of spine slant. $18.95 price present on DJ flap; mylar protected. Also includes laid-in the original Philadelphia Inquirer article announcing that Jelinek won the Nobel Prize. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 020141

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Title: The Piano Teacher

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, New York, New York, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1988

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good +

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition

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Erika Kohut, a piano teacher who has lived with her mother all of her life, develops an obsession for Walter Klemmer, her young student

About the Author:

Elfriede Jelinek was born in Austria in 1946 and grew up in Vienna where she attended the famous Music Conservatory. The leading Austrian writer of her generation, she has been awarded the Heinrich Boell Prize for her contribution to German literature. The film by Michael Haneke of The Piano Teacher won the three main prizes at Cannes in 2001. In 2004, Elfriede Jelinek was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

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