Czech Republic

The Other City

The Other City

Ajvaz, Michal ; Turner, Gerald

In this strange and lovely hymn to Prague, Michal Ajvaz repopulates the city of Kafka with ghosts, eccentrics, talking animals, and impossible statues, all lurking on the peripheries of a town so...

June 11, 2009
Dalkey Archive Press
168 Pages
Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948

Drawing on her own memory, her parents' written reflections, interviews with contemporaries, and newly-available documents, former US Secretary of State and New York Times...

February 19, 2013
Harper Perennial
Prague Stories

Prague Stories

Bassett, Richard
A gorgeously jacketed hardcover anthology of stories set in Prague, by an international array of brilliant writers.

The Golden City of Prague has long been an intellectual center of the...

October 20, 2020
The Gardeners Year

The Gardeners Year

Capek, Karel ; Capek, Josef
This very entertaining volume with its delightfully humorous pictures should be read by all gardeners. -- Nature
Mr. Čapek writes with sympathy, understanding, and humor. -- The New...
September 13, 2017
Dover Publications
112 Pages
Prague in Black and Gold

Prague in Black and Gold

Demetz, Peter

Prague is at the core of everything both wonderful and terrible in Western history, but few people truly understand this city's unique culture. In Prague in Black and Gold, Peter Demetz...

March 18, 1998
Farrar, Strauss & Giroux-3pl
DK Eyewitness Prague: 2020
Planning your trip to Prague? Look no further.

Whether you want to bask in the medieval splendor of the Old Town Square, discover a wealth of artistic treasures, or simply taste the world...

September 17, 2019
DK Eyewitness Travel
224 Pages
The Prague Cemetery

The Prague Cemetery

Eco, Umberto ; Dixon, Richard
The #1 international bestseller, from Umberto Eco, author of The Name of the Rose

"Vintage Eco . . . the book is a triumph." - New York Review of Books


September 4, 2012
Mariner Books
The Last Palace: Europes Turbulent Century in Five Lives and One Legendary House
A sweeping yet intimate narrative about the last hundred years of turbulent European history, as seen through one of Mitteleuropa's greatest houses--and the lives of its occupants


September 3, 2019
Crown Publishing Group (NY)
432 Pages


Hlová, Petra

In this utopia, the feminist Movement has been successful and women rule the world. Men are trained at reeducation facilities to accept the new normal in this futuristic satire challenging our...

October 12, 2021
World Editions
Open Letters: Selected Writings, 1965-1990
The twenty-five years' worth of essays, letters, interviews and reportage colected in this volume portay Vaclav Havel's evolution from a modestly known playwright with the courage to criticize a...
June 2, 1992
432 Pages

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