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 Obsidio Szigetiana
(3,018 words)

Szigeti veszedelem

‘The fall of Sziget’

Nikola Zrinski. Zrini. Serini

Date: Between 1645 and 1648

Original Language: Hungarian


Obsidio Szigetiana (commonly referred to as Szigeti veszedelem in Hungarian) was published in 1651 in the author’s book of poetry, Adriai tengernek Syreneia Groff Zrini Miklos (‘The siren of the Adriatic Sea, Count Miklós Zrínyi’). Inserted among some love poems, the epic was written, according to the lyrical fiction about the v…

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Förköli, Gábor, “ Obsidio Szigetiana”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>

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