Opium and other stories

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Penguin Books, May 1, 1983 - Fiction - 205 pages
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These controversial stories were written in Hungary during the early part of this century and show some of the same dispassionate pessimism as Kafka

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User Review  - flipside_hush? - Goodreads

saw it in a 2nd-hand bookstore... it was love at first sight... yup, the illustrations was the clincher... and the words just kept me coming back for more... Read full review

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User Review  - Erica Harmon - Goodreads

Jeez. Murder, suicide and opium were the major plot points of Csath's life. His stories blended fairy tale, dreamscapes, and horror, which makes a certain sense. I was curious to learn in the intro ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION by Angela Carter
11
GEZA CSATH 18871919
27
The MagirianVeaTden
33
Copyright

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About the author (1983)

Birnbaum is Professor Emeritus of the University of California, Los Angeles where she taught Hungarian and Central European literature and culture.

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