- János (ˈjaːnoʃ). 1817–82, Hungarian epic poet, ballad writer, and scholar
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Arany mentions a Dutch and a Norwegian version of the same tale.
Arany won this also with his Toldi (the first part of the present trilogy), and immediately found himself famous.
Petfi was more subjective, more individual; Arany was more objective and national.
As a lyric poet Petfi naturally gave expression to present moods and feelings; as an epic poet Arany plunged into the past.