New PDF release: Anna Edes: Novel (Revived Modern Classic)

ISBN-10: 0811212556

ISBN-13: 9780811212557

Anna Édes is a depressing and deeply relocating naturalistic novel, a vintage paintings of twentieth-century Hungarian literature.

A skillful portrayal of the cruelty and vacancy of bourgeois existence, Anna Édes was once first released in 1926 and enthusiastically obtained via the highbrow coffee-house society by which it circulated. the radical was once later stated through authors corresponding to Thomas Mann as a version of language and shape, and in flip demonstrated Dezso Kosztolanyi as probably the most major writers of japanese eu fiction. Anna is the hard-working and long-suffering heroine, the sorrowful maid destroyed through her pitiless employers. Her tragic courting with them is performed out opposed to the political turbulence in Budapest following the 1st international warfare. but her patience and revenge are depicted with prepared mental in addition to old perception, changing into, within the phrases of the translator, "not only an issue approximately social stipulations yet raised to actual tragedy."

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