Thomas Bernhard EXTINCTION U of Chicago Press 1996 Austria Trade Paperback For Sale
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Thomas Bernhard EXTINCTION U of Chicago Press 1996 Austria Trade Paperback:
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Thomas Bernhard is one of the greatest twentieth-century writers in the German language.Extinction,his last novel, takes the form of the autobiographical testimony of Franz-Josef Murau. The intellectual black sheep of a powerful Austrian land-owning family, Murau lives in Rome in self-exile. Obsessed and angry with his identity as an Austrian, he resolves never to return to the family estate of Wolfsegg. But when news comes of his parents' deaths, he finds himself master of Wolfsegg and must decide its fate.