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Published by Corvina Press in [Budapest] .
Written in English



  • Hungary,
  • Hungary.


  • Peasantry -- Hungary,
  • Hungary -- Social life and customs

Book details:

Edition Notes

Translation of Puszták népe.

StatementTranslated by G. F. Cushing.
SeriesHungarian library
LC ClassificationsHD639.H9 I42
The Physical Object
Pagination307 p.
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5596521M
LC Control Number68002212

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  Editor’s Note: Gyula Illyés (–), poet, writer and essayist, one of the major masters of modern Hungarian literature, published People of the Puszta in , a classic account of the life of farm servants on the large land estates of Transdanubia, among whom he grew up as a machinist’s son. He worked and studied in Paris between. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Illyés, Gyula, People of the puszta. [Budapest]: Corvina, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. People of the puszta. Gyula Illyés. Corvina, - Hungary - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Taking bearings A puszta in Transdanubia. 7. People of the puszta. [Budapest] Corvina Press [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gyula Illyés. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Language Note: English. Notes: Translation .

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A wonderful trip to see life in Hungary outside the big city. Kecskemet was a small city with interesting sights and warm people. Puszta was a farm with amazing horses and skilled riders. The meal at the farm was outstanding. This trip well surpassed our expectations/5(). Gyula Illyés (2 November – 15 April ) was a Hungarian poet and was one of the so-called népi ("from the people") writers, named so because they aimed to show – propelled by strong sociological interest and left-wing convictions – Born: 2 November , Sárszentlőrinc, Tolna County.   In Hungary an urban legend says that People of the Puszta a book by Gyula Illys was a compulsory reading at the schools of New Zealand about the s or s Whats the truth in it - trivia question /questions answer / answers. His major novel, Pusztak nepe (; People of the Puszta), describes the misery suffered by the Hungarian peasantry. Illyes, Gyula "Big hat, no cattle" as the cowboys say over the goulash in the Hungarian Puszta and in Texas.