Download Hunger Book by Knut Hamsun

Download Hunger Book by Knut Hamsun

Hunger

Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature Originally published in 1890, this classic of modern literature follows an impoverished Norwegian writer through the streets of Christiania now Olso as he struggles on the edge of starvation Existing on what little money he makes from selling the occasional article to the local paper, and down to pawning the clothes on his back, Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature Originally published in 1890, this classic of modern literature follows an impoverished Norwegian writer through the streets of Christiania now Olso as he struggles on the edge of starvation Existing on what little money he makes from selling the occasional article to the local paper, and down to pawning the clothes on his back, the young writer slowly loses control of his reason and begins to slip increasingly into bouts of madness, paranoia, and despair.A gripping portrait of an artist struggling for integrity, Hunger mirrors the dire straits of Hamsun s own life when he brought this, his then incomplete first novel, to a publisher in 1888 back cover

Title : Hunger
Author :  Knut Hamsun
Language : English
Isbn : 0374525285
Format : Paperback
Pages : 243 pages

Rating: 4.7

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