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Sindbad ou la nostalgie Gyula Krúdy

Sindbad ou la nostalgie

Gyula Krúdy

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267 pages
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Inspired by the Arabian tale of the Voyages of Sindbad the Sailor, the great Hungarian author Gyula Krudy created a distinctively Hungarian world of seduction and intrigue in the early part of this century. In these stories, Krudys Sindbad, aMoreInspired by the Arabian tale of the Voyages of Sindbad the Sailor, the great Hungarian author Gyula Krudy created a distinctively Hungarian world of seduction and intrigue in the early part of this century. In these stories, Krudys Sindbad, a voyager in the realms of memory and imagination, travels through centuries in pursuit of love.Krudys prose flows beyond strict narrative as Sindbad journeys between past and present, often a musing presence in his own adventures. But although Sindbad can move through time, it is time that proves his chief enemy and youth that remains his real love.This profoundly autumnal book, filled with nuance and nostalgia, is an erotic elegy to the dying Habsburg empire.