Robert Walser

Author

Early 20th century Swiss novelist

Swiss writer Robert Walser (1878-1956) worked as a bank clerk, a butler in a castle, and an inventor's assistant, and produced nine novels and more than a thousand stories. He stopped writing in 1933 when he was hospitalized for mental illness, declaring, "I am not here to write, but to be mad."

 

Microscripts

Microscripts

Fairy Tales

Fairy Tales

A Little Ramble

A Little Ramble

Thirty Poems

Thirty Poems

The Walk

The Walk

The Tanners

The Tanners

The Assistant

The Assistant