The Dukays

Zilahy, Lajos

Published by Prentice Hall, 1949
Used Condition: Good Hardcover
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Prentice Hall Hardcover Good + condition. No dust-jacket. Grey cloth boards backed with green cloth, burgundy panel on spine with silver lettering and design, same design/insignia on front board. Solidly bound, spine heel softly bumped, corners rubbed, border of cloth spine and grey boards scuffing of grey. Text-block is toned, publisher's red top-stain, pages evenly toned, tear on fore-edge of pg 413 approx. 1.5 inches. Highly decorative endpapers. Translated from the Hungarian by John Pauker. Lajos Zilahy (March 27, 1891 - December 1, 1974) was a Hungarian novelist and playwright. He became the Secretary General of Hungarian PEN but his liberal views placed him at odds, first with the right-wing Horthy regime and later with the post-war Communist government. Zilahy left Hungary in 1947 and was an exile in the USA. He completed A Dukay trilogy of novels (Century in Scarlet, The Dukays, The Angry Angel) chronicling the history of a fictitious Hungarian aristocratic family from the Napoleonic era to the middle of the twentieth century. New York: Prentice Hall, 1949 First Edition (NAP). 5.5" x 8.5" tall; 795 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 51034

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Title: The Dukays

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 1949

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: First Edition.

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