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Journey by moonlight

Antal Szerb

Journey by moonlight

by Antal Szerb

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marriage,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAntal Szerb ; translated from the Hungarian by Len Rix ; introduction by Julie Orringer
    SeriesNew York Review Books classics, New York Review Books classics
    ContributionsRix, L. B. (Len B.), translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPH3351.S86 U813 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 301 pages
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27166235M
    ISBN 101590177738
    ISBN 109781590177730
    LC Control Number2014013231
    OCLC/WorldCa866837222

      Nocturne: A Journey in Search of Moonlight by James Attlee – review A rationalist tries to pin down the moon's lure but finds himself succumbing to its mysterious charm Bella Bathurst. Published as Utas és Holdvilág in , Journey by Moonlight is, superficially, yet another Central European interwar novel about obsessed youth, middle age crises, and the temptations of suicide, but it offers a unique twist on that. It is sombre in tone and maintains an atmosphere of surreality, but is also playful and ironic.

    Free download or read online Journey by Moonlight pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Antal Szerb. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this cultural, hungary story are,. The book has been awarded with, and many others/5. Once you’ve decided you that you want to be a Wiccan, you cannot begin your journey without first learning about the path and craft. There is nothing automatic about being a Wiccan. And the best way to learn about it is to do a lot of reading! Sure, there are a lot .

    A major classic of s 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. 'On the train, everything seemed fine. The trouble began in Venice - ' Author: Antal Szerb. Journaling by the Moonlight: A Mother’s Path to Self-Discovery (and its accompanying deck of 54 journaling prompt cards) was released in May To purchase the book and cards (sold as a set for $), click the button below – and include your mailing address (shipping is included).


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Journey Journey by moonlight book Moonlight is an apt title for this surreal story about a Hungarian man, Mihaly, longing for the world of his youth and taking an emotional journey to his future. He had made the effort to live a conventional middle-class life, work in finance in a family firm, and marry a proper woman/5.

"Journey by Moonlight is a beautiful book, the sort of book that stays imprinted on some soft part of you for a long time. Its intelligence is so humane—so forgiving to the last And from the wreckage of the Holocaust, from such horrible annihilation, from such a violent silencing of so many voices, this extraordinary novel emerges as another improbable survival."Cited by: 1.

Journey by Moonlight (Utas és Holdvilág) is an undoubted masterpiece of Modernist literature, a darkly comic novel cut through by sex and death, which traces the effects of a socially and sexually claustrophobic world on the life of one man/5(41).

Journey by Moonlight. Antal Szerb, trans Len Rix (Pushkin Press, £12) I can't remember the last time I did this: finished a novel, and then turned straight back to page 1 to start it over : Guardian Staff. Moonlight Journey book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Twilight is a rather ordinary little grey pony but when Lauren whi /5. 'Journey by Moonlight is a burning book, a major book' -- George Szirtes, Times Literary Supplement 'Szerb belongs with the master novelists of the 20th century' --Paul Bailey, Daily Telegraph 'May Szerb's entry into our literary pantheon be definitive' --Alberto Manguel, Financial Times/5(67).

A major classic of s literature, Antal Szerb’s Journey Journey by moonlight book Moonlight (Utas és Holdvilág) is the fantastically moving and darkly funny story of a bourgeois businessman torn between duty and desire. ‘On the train, everything seemed fine.

The trouble began in. "Journey by Moonlight is a beautiful book, the sort of book that stays imprinted on some soft part of you for a long time. Its intelligence is so humane—so forgiving to the last And from the wreckage of the Holocaust, from such horrible annihilation, from such a violent silencing of so many voices, this extraordinary novel emerges as Author: Antal Szerb.

Praise “Journey by Moonlight is a beautiful book, the sort of book that stays imprinted on some soft part of you for a long time. Its intelligence is so humane—so forgiving to the last And from the wreckage of the Holocaust, from such horrible annihilation, from such a violent silencing of so many voices, this extraordinary novel emerges as another improbable survival.” —Becca.

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Journey by Moonlight by Antal Szerb. I find this to be one of the book's greatest strengths: it is an psychoanalytical exploration of a seemingly mundane, bourgeois gentleman and what has led him into becoming the man he is.

Not to mention that it's one of the funniest novels I've ever read—humorous in a way only a 20th century Central. Get this from a library. Journey by moonlight.

[Antal Szerb; L B Rix] -- The trouble begins in Venice, the first stop on Erzsi and Mihaly's honeymoon tour of Italy. Here Erzsi discovers that her new husband prefers wandering back alleys on his own to her company.

The. "Journey by Moonlight" ("Utas es Holdvilag") is an undoubted masterpiece of Modernist literature, a darkly comic novel cut through by sex and death, which traces the effects of a socially and sexually claustrophobic world on the life of one man.

Journey by Moonlight: New Translation. Traveler and the Moonlight. Magyar irodalomtörténet. Il viaggiatore e il chiaro di luna. Gondolatok a könyvtárban. A világirodalom története. More ways to shop: Find an Apple Store or other retailer near you/5(4). Antal Szerb performs a similar journey of descent in Journey by Moonlight (Utas és holdvilág), written inin the midst of another war.

In this case, however, the land of the dead is not the wasteland of Europe’s ruined culture but the hinterland of one’s own memory, of one’s own lost youth and the tragedies that characterized it.

Antal Szerb's [Journey by Moonlight] was published in Hungarian in and this edition was translated by Len Rix in Rix himself describes the actions of Mihaly; the central character as immoral, absurd and farcical, but I find his actions those of a sane man in world of absurdity/5(14).

Journey by Moonlight is a burning book, a major book, one of those maddeningly uneven firework displays that serve as much for symptom as artefact." - George Szirtes, Times Literary Supplement "Szerb transformed Italy from a place of cultured sightseeing to a phantasmagorical world whose countless ruins, relics and sarcophagi eerily "symbolize.

Journey by Moonlight is a beautiful book, the sort of book that stays imprinted on some soft part of you for a long time. Its intelligence is so humane—so forgiving to the last.

Its intelligence. In addition to his critical writings, Szerb produced many works of translation, and published newspaper articles, essays, reviews, short stories, and novels, of which The Pendragon Legend (), Love in a Bottle (), The Third Tower (written in ), Journey by Moonlight (), Oliver VII (), and The Queen’s Necklace () have.

This page contains details about the Fiction book Journey by Moonlight by Antal Szerb published in This book is the th greatest Fiction book of all time as determined by. Nocturne is the record of that journey, a traveler’s tale that takes readers on a dazzling nighttime trek that ranges across continents, from prehistory to the present, and through both the physical world and the realms of art and literature.

Attlee attends a Buddhist full-moon ceremony in Japan, meets a moon jellyfish on a beach in Northern.Journey by moonlight sometimes reads like Where angels fear to tread as rewritten by someone brought up in the spirit of German romanticism.

Mihály is an emotionally-troubled young man who after years of drifting has tried to anchor himself in the bourgeois "real world" by marrying Erszi.4/5(32).Journey by Moonlight by Antal Szerb. This book is about someone who can't really fit into a normal, conformist life, but can't really live in the world of ideas either.

Instead, he lives somewhere in his past. People live in him he hasn't met in years but they haunt him with dissatisfaction and nostalgia. It's about a continous escape, from.