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ARANY (GOLDEN) Autumn in fine arts and literature

World War I on maps

János Arany exhibition

Publications

Double recognition of our publication
Hírek

Our publication entitled Propaganda in World War I by Iván Bertényi Jr. and László Boka received a diploma at the Beautiful Hungarian Book 2016 competition, in the nonfiction category. At the same time, this volume was also granted the József Antall Memorial Award. Graphic design and layout were made by our colleague Judit Vincze.

The Bibliography of Hungary 1712–1860 IX. Supplements
Kiadványok

Géza Petrik’s momentous The Bibliography of Hungary 1712-1860 (Budapest 1888-1892), originally of four volumes, now has a new supplement including prints published in Hungary and abroad in Hungarian or partly in Hungarian, between 1701 and 1800.

Géza Gárdonyi: The Eclipse of the Crescent Moon, volume I–II.
Kiadványok

This is the facsimile of the first hard cover edition of the great historical novel by Géza Gárdonyi, The Eclipse of the Crescent Moon (known as Eclipse of the Crescent Moon since its second, 1905 edition). Our new publication is already available.

“The song may not have been forgotten” – Exhibition on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of Mihály Tompa's birth
Kiállítások

“Some legends related to Tompa will be denied, and we hope to create new legends about him.”

Reformation exhibition – cooperation
Hírek

An exhibition entitled Ige-idők – A Reformáció 500 éve (Sermon Times – 500 Years of Reformation) was opened in Hungarian National Museum on April 27, 2017. Our Library also contributed to the organization of this exhibition.

Workers ’56
Kiadványok

This Yearbook of the 1956 Institute contains the edited version of the presentations on the role of workers in the revolution, one of the most interesting topics of the 1956 and Socialism, Crisis and Rethinking conference. The multi-disciplinary conference of recent past history was held in Eger in September 2016 with the participation of several institutions.

La Fontaine’s Complete Tales
Kiadványok

The publishing workshop of NSZL pays a tribute to the author and his fables which have become an integral part of the world of Hungarian tales. By launching a series of popular facsimile editions, it aims at bringing back to the readers the printed form of one-time classics, works by popular authors and rare editions hardly available today. Our recent publication is already available in the bookshop of the Library, or you can order it online.

Digitization and restoration – János Arany Memorial Year 2017 in NSZL
Oldal

2017 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Hungarian poet János Arany. To celebrate this occasion, National Széchényi Library will digitize manuscripts of Arany’s works owned by NSZL and will also restore and digitize part of the bequest kept in Nagyszalonta.