Life is a Dream, Paperback

Life is a Dream Paperback

Share

Description

Life is a Dream (1931) is Gyula Krudy's magical collection of ten short stories.

Creating a world where editors shoot themselves after a hard day's brunching, men attend duels incognito and lovers fall out over salad dressing, Life is a Dream is a comic, nostalgic, romantic and erotic glimpse into the Hungary of the early twentieth century.

Focussing on the poor and dispossessed, these tales of love, food, death and sex are ironic and wise about the human condition and the futility of life, and display fully Krudy's wit and mastery of the form.

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
  • ISBN: 9780141193038

£9.99

£7.47

Free delivery within the UK
Free
Standard Delivery
Within the UK

Also by Gyula Krudy   |  View all

£8.99

£7.46

Available with free
standard delivery

£7.12

Available with free
standard delivery

£17.99

£14.75

Available for
immediate download