Author:Capek, Karel


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Travels in the North

By: Capek, Karel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan of Canada / National Museum of Man: 1939

Edition: 1st English-language edition

Seller ID: 015006

Condition: Good

The author "travelled north beyond the Arctic Circle because he wanted to see at last the lands of his boyish dreams, and of his life-long friends, Kierkegaard, Jacobsen, and the others, and also because the silvery and cool birch trees, the aconites, the moss, and the sparkling waters appeal to him strongly." Yellow cloth w/mauve foil spine lettering, 269 pages. Moderate wear to edges/corners, some foxing to edges/end papers, light tanning, in edgeworn dust jacket w/light chipping, edge tears, previous owner’s tape repairs to reverse, some foxing/soil. Jacket in protective mylar ... View more info

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Zivot A Dilo Skladatele Foltyna (The Cheat)

By: Capek, Karel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Praha, Statni nakladatelsstvi krasne literatury a umeni: 1964

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: 015766

Condition: Very Good

An unfinished work, originally published posthumously, in 1939. Decoration in blind to black leatherette, silver spine lettering, 153 pages, white ribbon bookmark. Dusty edges, lightly worn corners, two bumps to fore-edge. Internally tight and clean. (C/BT) View more info