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Light within the shade : 800 years of Hungarian poetry

Author: Zsuzsanna Ozsváth; Frederick Turner
Publisher: Syracuse, New York : Syracuse University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Light within the Shade includes 135 of the most important Hungarian poems ranging from the fourteenth to the twenty-first century. "Organized in chronological order, the poems are followed by an essay by Ozsváth providing the historical, biographical, and cultural background of the poets and the poetry. The book concludes with Turner's essay on the special thematic and literary qualities of Hungarian poetry, as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zsuzsanna Ozsváth; Frederick Turner
ISBN: 9780815633624 0815633629
OCLC Number: 863195095
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvi, 278 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Anonymous --
Balint Balassi --
Kata Szidonia Petroczy --
Vitez Mihaly Csokonai --
Daniel Berzsenyi --
Ferenc Kolcsey --
Janos Arany --
Sandor Petofi --
Janos Vajda --
Jozsef Kiss --
Jeno Heltai --
Endre Ady --
Margit Kaffka --
Gyula Juhasz --
Mihaly Babits --
Dezso Kosztolanyi --
Arpad Toth --
Frigyes Karinthy --
Lajos Kassak --
Milan Fust --
Lorinc Szabo --
Gyula Illyes --
Attila Jozsef --
Miklos Radnoti --
Istvan Vas --
Janos Pilinszky --
Agnes Nemes Nagy --
Zsuzsa Beney --
Agnes Gergely --
Otto Orban --
Gyorgy Petri --
Szabolcs Varady --
Krisztina Toth --
The power of poetry in the Hungarian literary tradition by Zsuzsanna Ozsvath --
The "thou" of Hungarian poetry: translator's note by Frederick Turner.
Responsibility: translated by Zsuzsanna Ozsváth and Frederick Turner.

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A concise anthology of the finest Hungarian poetry, masterpieces of Hungarian literature, ranging from the 14th century to the present, in translations that are beautiful English poems in their own  Read more...

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