The Dukays

by Zilahy, Lajos

Publisher: Prentice-Hall in New York

Written in English
Cover of: The Dukays | Zilahy, Lajos
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Edition Notes

Translation of Ararát.

Statementtr. from the Hungarian by John Pauker
ContributionsPauker, John, tr
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPH3381.Z5 A7 1949
The Physical Object
Pagination404 p.
Number of Pages404
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24404470M
OCLC/WorldCa2303787

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American Libraries. Uploaded by [email protected] on October 5, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Gene Chandler (born Eugene Drake Dixon and nicknamed "The Duke of Earl" or simply "The Duke"; July 6, ) is an American singer, songwriter, music producer and record label executive.

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Translation of Ararát Addeddate Boxid IA Camera Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by Andy Wilcoxon on October 5, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: The Dukays are the oldest aristocratic family in Hungary and this is the tale of their inexorable decline after World War I.

During his lifetime Lajos Zilahy was a hugely popular novelist throughout Europe but his books have been out of print in English for several decades. The Dukays: A Novel. Enikő Molnár Basa. Lajos Zilahy, The Dukays: A Novel, Trans. from the Hungarian by John Pauker Warwick: Books, [], pp.

Of the relatively little that had been translated from Hungarian literature before the recent surge in interest, one fact is clear: it has been haphazard. More recently, translations from. Artist Biography by. The Dukays' bright future dimmed only when record-company shenanigans did them in; their smash "The Duke of Earl" was credited solely to their lead singer, Eugene Dixon (aka Gene Chandler), who left the group after it was re-released on another label.

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A family pulled apart as tradition meets the changing values and politics of the 20th century. Count Dukay's castles and thousands of acres aren't enough to stem the tides of Nazism, fascism and communism while his sons and daughters are forced to find their way in the strange new world.

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