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"I am sensible of the velocity of the moments, and entering that part of my head alert to the motion of the world I am aware that life was never perfect, never absolute. This bestows contentment, even a fearlessness." -- Harold Brodkey
Harold Brodkey, born Aaron Roy Weintraub (October 25, 1930 – January 26, 1996) was an American author.

Brodkey was born in Staunton, Illinois and raised in University City, Missouri outside St. Louis. After graduating from Harvard University in 1952, Brodkey began his writing career by contributing short stories to The New Yorker and other magazines. His stories have won him two first-place O. Henry Awards. In 1993 Brodkey announced in The New Yorker that he had contracted AIDS. He later wrote This Wild Darkness about his battle with the disease. At the time of his death in 1996, he was living in New York City with his wife, novelist Ellen Brodkey (ne Ellen Schwamm).

Brodkey is most famous for his long-awaited novel A Party of Animals, which was eventually published (perhaps only in part) as The Runaway Soul (1991).

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Total Books: 58
Profane Friendship
2004 - Profane Friendship (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780374529734
ISBN-10: 0374529736
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Gay & Lesbian
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Die Gewerkschaften in Politik und Gesellschaft der Bundesrepublik Deutschland
2003 - Die Gewerkschaften in Politik Und Gesellschaft Der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Other)
ISBN-13: 9783531135878
ISBN-10: 3531135872
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Meine Not ist dir vertraut
2002 - Meine Not Ist Dir Vertraut (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783879965557
ISBN-10: 3879965552
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Die blaurote Luftmatratze 15 Schriftsteller lassen sich treiben
2002 - Die Blaurote Luftmatratze 15 Schriftsteller Lassen Sich Treiben (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783548601991
ISBN-10: 3548601995
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Liebeserklrungen und andere letzte Worte Essays
2001 - Liebeserklrungen Und Andere Letzte Worte Essays (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783498006020
ISBN-10: 3498006029
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Das Sommerlesebuch
2001 - Das Sommerlesebuch (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783453187269
ISBN-10: 3453187261
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Histoire de ma mort Ces tnbres sauvages
2000 - Histoire De Ma Mort Ces Tnbres Sauvages (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782253149590
ISBN-10: 2253149594
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Sea Battles on Dry Land Essays
1999 - Sea Battles on Dry Land Essays (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780805060522
ISBN-10: 0805060529
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Venedig
1998 - Venedig (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783499224430
ISBN-10: 3499224437
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The World Is the Home of Love and Death
1998 - The World Is the Home of Love and Death (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780805059991
ISBN-10: 0805059997
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.
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First Love and Other Sorrows Stories
1998 - First Love and Other Sorrows Stories (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780805060102
ISBN-10: 0805060103
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Nahezu klassische Stories
1998 - Nahezu Klassische Stories (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783498090364
ISBN-10: 3498090364
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World Is the Home of Love and Death
1998 - World Is the Home of Love and Death (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781857028362
ISBN-10: 1857028368
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Gast im Universum
1998 - Gast Im Universum (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783498005924
ISBN-10: 3498005928
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My Venice
1998 - My Venice (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780805048339
ISBN-10: 0805048332
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Travel
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Die Geschichte meines Todes
1998 - Die Geschichte Meines Todes (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783499222832
ISBN-10: 3499222833
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The Runaway Soul
1997 - The Runaway Soul (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780805055030
ISBN-10: 0805055037
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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This Wild Darkness The Story of My Death
The World Is the Home of Love and Death Stories
1997 - The World Is the Home of Love and Death Stories (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780805055139
ISBN-10: 0805055134
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Die flchtige Seele
1997 - Die Flchtige Seele (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783499139932
ISBN-10: 3499139936
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This Wild Darkness
1996 - This Wild Darkness (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781857025460
ISBN-10: 1857025466
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1986 - First Love - V970 [First Love] (Paperback)Paperback
Women and Angels [The Author's Workshop] (Hardcover)
El Alma Fugitiva [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Amistad Profana [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Esta Salvaje Oscuridad [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)