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              Books by Peter Sherwood

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              Reflections in the Library: Selected Literary Essays 1926-1944
                

              Reflections in the Library: Selected Literary Essays 1926-1944 (Hardback)

              By Szerb, Antal; Edited by Varga, Zsuzsanna; Translated by Sherwood, Peter

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              In this important new volume we see the great Hungarian writer Antal Szerb at the height of his powers. Though his novels have enjoyed great popularity in English in recent years, this is the first collection of his major essays to appear in English.

              ISBN 9781781884614
              Released NZ 19 Dec 2016
              Publisher Legenda
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Studies in Comparative Literature
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              Reflections in the Library: Selected Literary Essays 1926-1944
                

              Reflections in the Library: Selected Literary Essays 1926-1944 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Szerb, Antal; Edited by Varga, Zsuzsanna; Translated by Sherwood, Peter

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              In this important new volume we see the great Hungarian writer Antal Szerb at the height of his powers. Though his major novels have enjoyed great popularity in English in recent years, this is the first collection of his important essays to appear in English.

              ISBN 9781781884621
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2018
              Publisher Legenda
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              Series Studies in Comparative Literature
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              In the Name of the Father and Other Stories
               

              In the Name of the Father and Other Stories (Hardback)

              By Balla; Translated by Sherwood, Julia; Sherwood, Peter

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              Balla is often described as the Slovak Kafka for his depictions of the absurd and the mundane. In the Name of the Father features a nameless narrator reflecting on his life, looking for someone else to blame for his failed relationship with his parents and two sons, his serial ad...ultery and his wife's descent into madness.
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              ISBN 9780993377358
              Released NZ 17 May 2017
              Publisher Jantar Publishing Ltd
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              Bellevue: 2019
               

              Bellevue: 2019 (Paperback)

              Translated by Sherwood, Julia; Sherwood, Peter; By Dobrakovova, Ivana

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              Blanka takes a summer job at a centre for people with physical disabilities in the French city of Marseille, where her encounter with their severe conditions ends badly.

              ISBN 9780993446771
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2019
              Publisher Jantar Publishing Ltd
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              Language (English)
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              The Finno-Ugrian Vampire
                

              The Finno-Ugrian Vampire (Paperback)

              By Szecsi, Noemi; Translated by Sherwood, Peter

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              Although many teenagers these days would tell you there's nothing more exciting than being a vampire, Jerme Volt Ampere is not ready to embrace her destiny. Unfortunately this doesn't sit well with her 200-year old grandmother, with whom Jerne lives in the attic of an old house i...n Budapest.
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              ISBN 9780957132665
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2012
              Publisher Stork Press Ltd
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              The Equestrienne
               

              The Equestrienne (Paperback)

              By Kovalyk, Ursula; Translated by Sherwood, Julia; Sherwood, Peter

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              In the totalitarian CSR, unruly Karolina and physically handicapped Romana have found a means of escape as part of a successful trick riding team. However, as capitalism looms, both their relationship and their freedom to ride will face a new threat - money. For there will be no ...room for these two 'imperfect' women while professionalism beckons...
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              ISBN 9781910901519
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2016
              Publisher Parthian Books
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              The House of the Deaf Man
                

              The House of the Deaf Man (Paperback)

              By Kristufek, Peter; Translated by Sherwood, Julia; Sherwood, Peter

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              Peter Kristufek's sweeping family saga, covering Slovakia's history from 1938 to the early 2000s, explores the way the pressure of history makes a decent but weak man harm the people around him, skilfully weaving into the narrative extracts from authentic period documents ranging... from advertisements to poetry and diaries.
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              ISBN 9781909844278
              Released NZ 13 Oct 2014
              Publisher Parthian Books
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              Big Love: 2019
               

              Big Love: 2019 (Paperback)

              By Balla; Translated by Sherwood, Julia; Sherwood, Peter

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              Andric and his girlfriend Laura have been seeing each other for a long time now but it isn't clear what each sees in the other.

              ISBN 9780993446788
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2019
              Publisher Jantar Publishing Ltd
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              It's Raining in Moscow
                 

              It's Raining in Moscow (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Selyem, Zsuzsa; Translated by Mihalycsa, Erika; Sherwood, Peter

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              • Pub Date
                31 Oct 20

              It's Raining in Moscow is a novel that goes both beyond and stays this side of history - the history of a family, of the post-1945 deportations, of a multiethnic region in Eastern Europe, Transylvania, in the 20th century, of the interactions of animals, plants and humans, where ...for once the text inhabits the non-human perspectives.
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              ISBN 9781940625393
              Released NZ 31 Oct 2020
              Publisher Contra Mundum Press
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