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Jon Fosse

The Other Name
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

THE OTHER NAME: SEPTOLOGY I-II, a major new work by Jon Fosse, one of Europe's most celebrated writers, follows the lives of two men living close to each other on the west coast of Norway. The year is coming to a close and Asle, an ageing painter and widower, is reminiscing about his life. He lives ...

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Jon Fosse
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

"Includes the plays Suzannah, Living Secretly, The Dead Dogs, A Red Butterfly's Wings, Warm, Telemakos and Sleep In their different ways, these plays are existential suspense stories, centred around a common concept of time. The past is recreated through present moments, the future hinted at throug...

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Boathouse
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

One of Jon Fosse's most acclaimed novels, Boathouse is told from the perspective of an unnamed narrator leading a largely hermit-like existence until he unexpectedly encounters a long-lost childhood friend and his wife. Told partially in a stream-of-consciousness style and with an atmosphere reminis...

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Fosse
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

Jon Fosse is one of Europe's most performed contemporary dramatists. This collection features: Rambuku: Two people. One cannot speak. The other attempts to understand. Freedom: Questions of freedom, as we often understand it, is perhaps a prison. Over There: A woman follows a man to his death. Th...

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Fosse: Plays Two
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

A new volume of plays from one of the leading Norwegian writers.

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Melancholy
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

Melancholy takes us deep inside a painter's fragile consciousness, vulnerable to everything but therefore uniquely able to see its beauty and its light.Author BiographyJon Fosse was born in 1959 on the west coast of Norway and has written over thirty books and twenty-eight plays that have been trans...

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When an Angel Goes Through the Stage and Other Essays
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

Jon Fosse said farewell to theory early in his career, choosing poetry, fiction, and drama as his mediums of choice. Here, however, in a selection from his two books of essays, we see just how incisive a critic and memoirist he can be. Not only including a generous portion of Fosse's writing on lite...

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Melancholy II
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

Not so much a sequel as an alternate perspective, Jon Fosse's coda to his brilliant and much-lauded Melancholy picks up the story of tormented landscape painter Lars Hertervig in 1902, shortly after his death. Taking place, like Melancholy, over the course of a single day, it treats us to the though...

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Trilogy
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

Trilogy is Jon Fosse's critically acclaimed, luminous love story about Asle and Alida, two lovers trying to find their place in this world. Homeless and sleepless, they wander around Bergen in the rain, trying to make a life for themselves and the child they expect. Through a rich web of historical,...

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Fosse: Plays Four
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

"Includes the plays And We'll Never be Parted, The Son, Visits and Meanwhile the lights go down and everything becomes black. In And We'll Never be Parted, Jon Fosse exploits theatre's unique potential for ambiguity: as a woman anxiously waits for her husband, are we watching reality, fantasy, memo...

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Plays One
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

"Includes the plays Someone is Going to Come, The Guitar Man, The Name and The Child In Someone is Going to Come the two of them want to be together, just the two of them, so they leave the city and buy a remote house by the sea. But is it possible to do what they want to do? Won't somebody come? S...

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I am the Wind
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

" The wind gathers, rising up suddenly. Two men on a fragile boat, a trip to sea - a few drinks, a bite to eat - when one of them decides to push on to the open ocean. Suddenly there they are: among the distant islands, the threatening fog and gathering swell of the sea, bound together on an od...

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The Dead Dogs
by Jon Fosse ~ Paperback / softback

A young man lives alone with his mother and his beloved dog in a house in a small village overlooking the fjord. The dog has run off and gone missing. This has never happened before...In The Dead Dogs, lives are shockingly disrupted by an event that changes the direction of their future. Fosse's dra...

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