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Dr. Dumany's Wife
by Mór Jókai
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally ...more
Paperback, 220 pages
Published October 11th 2007 by BiblioLife
(first published 1891)
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I cant believe I just read this 1920's book. Now I know one Hungarian writer. Over 20 extraordinary events happen in this story most of which by the way are in a long sub-story within the main story told by one main character to another. My favourite paragraph is where a politician works only a day in parliament and where a shepherd both sells and keeps his sheep. The story has nothing to do with sheep rather but riches, family and politics. I don’t think a modern writer would be allowed to ...more
Mór Jókai, born Móric Jókay de Ásva, outside Hungary also known as Maurus Jokai or Moriz Jokai, was a Hungarian dramatist and novelist. He was born in Komárom, the Kingdom of Hungary (today Komárno, Slovakia, southern part remains in Hungary).More about Mór Jókai...