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Esti Kornél kindle ´ Paperback read Ù Crazy funny and gorgeously dark Kornél Esti sets into rollicking action a series of adventures about a man and his wicked dopplegänger who breathes every forbidden idea of his childhood into his ear and then reappears decades laterPart Gogol part Chekhov and all brilliance Kosztolányi in his final booCrazy funny and gorgeously dark Kornél Esti sets into rollicking action a series of adventures about a man and his wicked dopplegänger who breathes every forbidden idea of his childhood into his ear and then reappea I read the author's Skylark and found it sneaky brilliant I was unaware of this his final work when I was stocking up for an extended self isolation It's unlike anything I've ever readA kind of a novel it begins with the author re uniting with his alter ego the eponymous Kornél Esti His use here is in the vein of I didn't do it; it was HIMWhat follows is a series of vignettes or observations It would be a short story collection except for its structural evolution The author or his alter ego meetA mother and daughter in a train compartment; the daughter a little odd gives the narrator his first kiss Talking to Esti how he inherited oodles of money and tried to give it all away The author's first day at school Again in a train compartment with a Turkish Grandmother mother and daughter another kiss Spending a day in the best hotel in the world Elinger who saves him from drowning but then is so annoying that he has to be drownedMy favorite vignette was about the President who inter alia had to be present at various artistic lectures After introducing the speaker he invariably fell asleep There is it seems an art to thatAs always with the best satire there are lessons just behind the laughs

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E decides to strike out on its own cuts a disreputable swath through the world and then sends home to you all its unpaid bills and ruined maidens? And then What if you and your alter ego decide to write a book togethe Originally published in 1936 this is the seminal work of a famous Hungarian writer I was drawn to the book by its alluring description Crazy funny and gorgeously dark Kornél Esti sets into rollicking action a series of adventures about a man and his wicked dopplegänger who breathes every forbidden idea of his childhood into his ear and then reappears decades laterSadly I was disappointed Great introduction but the book uickly degenerated into a series of what I found to be uneven short stories The longer they were the less interesting they became Were author Dezso Kosztolanyi still alive I would suggest the sage acronym of KISS which is ironic given than one of the stories are about kisses

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Esti KornélRs decades laterPart Gogol part Chekhov and all brilliance Kosztolányi in his final book serves up his most magical radical and intoxicating work Here is a novel which inuires What if your id loyally keeping your nam Description Crazy funny and gorgeously dark Kornél Esti sets into rollicking action a series of adventures about a man and his wicked dopplegänger who breathes every forbidden idea of his childhood into his ear and then reappears decades laterPart Gogol part Chekhov and all brilliance Kosztolányi in his final book serves up his most magical radical and intoxicating work Here is a novel which inuires What if your id loyally keeping your name decides to strike out on its own cuts a disreputable swath through the world and then sends home to you all its unpaid bills and ruined maidens? And then What if you and your alter ego decide to write a book together?Opening I In which the writer introduces and unveils Kornél Esti the sole hero of this book I HAD PASSED THE MIDPOINT OF MY LIFE WHEN ONE WINDY day in spring I remembered Kornél Esti I decided to call on him and revive our former friendshipMany times my eyes have slid over 'Fiume' where it raised a ? in my necktop computer Kornél Esti will henceforth be remembered as the book where I veered off into finding out the goods was an independent free state which existed between 1920 and 1924 Its territory of 28 km2 11 s mi comprised the city of Fiume now in Croatia and since the end of World War II known as Rijeka and rural areas to its north with a corridor to its west connecting it to Italy wiki sourcedPicture finding a 'friend' during those traumatic first days at school and then years later you decide to sit down and write a book with that friend well that is in a nutshell what this book is about It is vital to mention that this edition is in tiny print using silver grey ink absolutely dreadful on the eyes