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  • The Door
    The Door (English, Paperback) Professor Magda Szabo

    An NYRB Classics Original...

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  • The Third Tower
    The Third Tower (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    A typically brilliant, ironic and moving travelogue by one of the twentieth century's greatest writers

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  • Katalin Street
    Katalin Street (English, Paperback) Magda Szabo

    From the author of The Door, selected as one of the New York Times "10 Best Books of 2015," this is a heartwrenching tale about a group of friends and lovers torn apart by the German occupation of Budapest during World War II....

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  • Journey by Moonlight
    Journey by Moonlight (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

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  • The Door
    The Door (CD-Audio) Magda Szabo

    Intense, brilliant and moving, The Door is a compelling story about the relationship between two women of opposing backgrounds and personalities: one, an intellectual and writer; the other, her housekeeper, a mysterious, elderly woman who sets her own rules and abjures religion, education, pretence and any kind of authority.

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  • Oliver VII
    Oliver VII (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    A comic fable from one of the masters of twentieth-century prose

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  • Love in a Bottle and Other Stories
    Love in a Bottle and Other Stories (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    A collection of Szerb's shorter fiction, which superbly demonstrates his development from young idealist to mature ironist

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  • The Pendragon Legend
    The Pendragon Legend (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    A riotous Gothic literary pastiche, where a young Hungarian scholar confronts dark forces in a Welsh castle shrouded in mystery

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  • The Pendragon Legend
    The Pendragon Legend (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    At an end-of-the London season soiree, the young Hungarian scholar-dilettante Janos Batky is introduced to the Earl of Gwynedd, a reclusive eccentric who is the subject of strange rumours. Invited to the family seat, Pendragon Castle in North Wales, Batky receives a mysterious phone-call warning him not to go.

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  • Journey by Moonlight
    Journey by Moonlight (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    Anxious to please his father, Mihaly has joined the family firm in Budapest. Pursued by nostalgia for his bohemian youth, he seeks escape in marriage to Erzsi, not realising that she has chosen him as a means to her own rebellion. On their honeymoon in Italy, Mihaly 'loses' his bride at a provincial station and embarks on a chaotic journey.

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  • Journey by Moonlight
    Journey by Moonlight (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    When Mihaly finally succeeds in seducing Erzsi away from her first husband, he confidently takes her on honeymoon to Italy. Within days of their arrival, things start to fall apart. Embarking on a chaotic and bizarre journey around Italy, the death-haunted and erotic elements of his past converge, and he, like Erzsi, has to choose his own fate.

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  • Kings in Exile
    Kings in Exile (Multiple copy pack) Antal Szerb

    The best of Antal Szerb, published by Pushkin Press

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  • Oliver VII
    Oliver VII (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    A witty reworking of one of the most interesting questions of existentialism, 'what is the Self?', Antal Szerb's Oliver VII is a playful work of comic philosophy.

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  • Love in a Bottle
    Love in a Bottle (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    Offers a selection of the author's stories and novellas, set variously in mythical times and in the London and Paris of the twenties and thirties, that reflects his love of life.

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  • The Pendragon Legend
    The Pendragon Legend (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    Set first in London and then in Wales, this philosophical thriller combines upper-class comedy, murder-mystery and a ghost story with a compelling love interest. The mystical element is diffused through an increasingly complex plot, as all threads converge in the final chapters.

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  • Love in a Bottle
    Love in a Bottle (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    Hungarian Antal Szerb is best known in the West as the author of three extraordinary novels, most notably Journey by Moonlight (1937), and a highly entertaining study of the Ancient Regime in France: The Queen's Necklace (1942). This selection of his stories and novellas, set variously in mythical times and in the London and Paris of the twenties and thirties, reflects his love of life and the...

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  • The Queen's Necklace
    The Queen's Necklace (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    In this unusual, witty and often surprising version of the story of Marie Antoinette's necklace, Antal Szerb uses the narrative as a standpoint from which to survey an entire age.

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  • The Queen's Necklace
    The Queen's Necklace (English, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    In August 1785 Paris buzzed with a scandal that had everything - an eminent churchman, a female fraudster, a part-time prostitute and the hated Queen herself. Its centrepiece was the most expensive diamond necklace ever assembled, and the tangle of fraud, folly, blindness and self-delusion it provoked.

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  • Oliver VII
    Oliver VII (Multiple languages, Paperback) Antal Szerb

    The King is bored, weighed down by his vast military cloak and all the other impediments to commonplace adventure. So he organises a coup against himself, and abandons his ancient throne. But what should one whose only experience is that of an absolute ruler do with himself? Why, become a con-man of course!

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  • Journey by Moonlight
    Journey by Moonlight (English, Hardback) Antal Szerb

    A major classic of 1930s literature, Antal Szerb's Journey by Moonlight (Utas es Holdvilag) is the fantastically moving and darkly funny story of a bourgeois businessman torn between duty and desire.

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