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Robber, the (1972) [Novel]
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The Robber, Robert Walser's last novel, tells the story of a dreamer on a journey of self-discovery. It is a hybrid of love story, tragedy, and farce, with a protagonist who sweet-talks teaspoons, flirts with important politicians, plays maidservant to young boys, and uses a passerby's mouth as an ashtray. Walser's novel spoofs the stiff-upper-lipped European petit bourgeois and its nervous reactions to whatever threatens the stability of its worldview.

Original title: Der Räuber
Original languages: German


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

Edition #1: The Robber

The Robber (2000)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Susan Bernofsky
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The Robber (2000)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803298099
Pages: 160

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