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              Books by Antal Szerb

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              Oliver VII

              Oliver VII (Paperback)

              Afterword by Rix, Len; By Szerb, Antal

              The King is bored, weighed down by his vast military cloak and all the other impediments to commonplace adventure. So he organises a coup against himself, and abandons his ancient throne. But what should one whose only experience is that of an absolute ruler do with himself? Why,... become a con-man of course! So he decides to impersonate himself.
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              ISBN 9781901285901
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2007
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              In Search of Venice

              In Search of Venice (Multiple copy pack / Other, De Luxe edition, Contains 5 Multiple-component retail products)

              By Morand, Paul; Debray, Regis; James, Henry; Schnitzler, Arthur; Szerb, Antal

              • RRP: $130.00
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              The best of Pushkin Press on Venice, the iconic city. Beautifully designed by David Pearson and Clare Skeats and exclusive to Pushkin Press, this box set contains the Venice literature must-reads: the contrasting voices of Paul Morand, Regis Debray, Henry James, Arthur Schnitzler... and Petr Kral on the city which leaves no-one indifferent.
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              ISBN 9781906548605
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2012
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 0-0 years
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              Journey by Moonlight
               

              Journey by Moonlight (Paperback)

              By Szerb, Antal; Afterword by Rix, Len; Designed by Pearson, David

              • RRP: $29.50
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              Anxious to please his father, Mihaly has joined the family firm in Budapest. Pursued by nostalgia for his bohemian youth, he seeks escape in marriage to Erzsi, not realising that she has chosen him as a means to her own rebellion. On their honeymoon in Italy, Mihaly 'loses' his b...ride at a provincial station and embarks on a chaotic journey.
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              ISBN 9781901285505
              Released NZ 27 Jul 2007
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Series Pushkin paper
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              The Queen's Necklace
               

              The Queen's Necklace (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              Translated by Rix, Len; By Szerb, Antal; Designed by Ryan, Eoin

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              A witty and erudite love letter to a bygone age from one of Europe's last great humanists.

              ISBN 9781908968418
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Series Pushkin Collection
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              Love in a Bottle and Other Stories
                

              Love in a Bottle and Other Stories (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Szerb, Antal; Translated by Rix, Len; Designed by Ryan, Eoin

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              A collection of Szerb's shorter fiction, which superbly demonstrates his development from young idealist to mature ironist

              ISBN 9781908968425
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
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              Series Pushkin Collection
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              Journey by Moonlight
               

              Journey by Moonlight (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

              By Szerb, Antal; Translated by Rix, Len

              • RRP: $29.83
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              A major classic of 1930s 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.

              ISBN 9781908968432
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
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              Series Pushkin Collection
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              Journey by Moonlight
               

              Journey by Moonlight (Paperback)

              By Szerb, Antal; Translated by Czipott, Peter V.

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              Part of Alma Classics Evergreens series, Journey by Moonlight is here presented in a brilliant new translation by Peter V. Czipott.

              ISBN 9781847495822
              Released NZ 27 Apr 2016
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              Journey by Moonlight
               

              Journey by Moonlight (Hardback, De Luxe edition)

              By Szerb, Antal; Afterword by Rix, Len

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              A major classic, dealing with the eternally modern themes of the clash between convention and revolution, rationality and passion, cut through by sex and by death, in a cloth bound hardback beautifully designed by Nathan Burton and translated by award-winning Len Rix.

              ISBN 9781908968029
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2012
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              The Queen's Necklace

              The Queen's Necklace (Paperback)

              Translated by Rix, Len; By Szerb, Antal

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              The Queen's Necklace was first published as A Kiraalynae Nyaklaanca in Hungary, 1942 --Title page verso.

              ISBN 9781782274476
              Released NZ 24 Oct 2018
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Series Pushkin Blues
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              Love in a Bottle

              Love in a Bottle (Paperback)

              Translated by Rix, Len; By Szerb, Antal

              • RRP: $22.99
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              A collection of Szerb's shorter fiction, which superbly demonstrates his development from young idealist to mature ironist.

              ISBN 9781782273684
              Released NZ 24 May 2017
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Series Pushkin Blues
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