Definitions of Zoltan Beothy

  1. A Hungarian poet and critic; born at Komorn, Sept. 4, 1848. Since 1882 he has been professor of Aesthetics at the University of Buda-Pesth. His numerous tales show unusual talent for psychological delineation; among them are: "Judge Martin"( 1872); "The Nameless Ones"( 1875); "Kalozdi Bela"( 1875), a novel. His dramaturgic studies and criticisms appeared under the title "Playwrights and Actors"( 1881). He has also written an excellent history of Hungarian literature( 6th ed. 1891).