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Czech poetry

Czech poetry

a bilingual anthology

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Published by Michigan Slavic Publications, Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Czech poetry,
  • Czech poetry -- Translations into English,
  • English poetry -- Translations from Czech

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAnthology of Czech poetry
    Statement[general editor, Ladislav Matejka]
    SeriesMichigan Slavic translations -- no. 2, Michigan Slavic translations -- 2
    ContributionsMatejka, Ladislav, 1919-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17930528M
    ISBN 100930042344
    LC Control Number73171082

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Czech poetry, being written in a difficult language not oft studied, is grossly underrepresented in the English-speaking world. This is not because there are no great or significant Czech poets, or because their poetry was too different from the rest of the world's - Czech poetry tended to follow along with the literary movements of the rest of the world, there was a Beat movement and a Czech 4/5.

Modern Czech Poetry () Paperback – Aug by Paul Selver (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 22 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — 5/5(1). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Čejka, Jaroslav, New Czech poetry.

Newcastle upon Tyne: Bloodaxe Books ; Chester Springs, PA: U.S. distributor. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Czech poetry. Czech poetry -- Translations into English. More like this: Similar Items. Poetry Translations Translations into English: Additional Czech poetry book Format: Online version: Osers, Ewald.

Modern Czech poetry. [London] Pub. for Prague Press by G. Allen & Unwin Ltd. [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ewald Osers; J K Montgomery.

Genre/Form: Translations: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Selver, Paul, Modern Czech poetry. London, K. Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. This category is within the scope of WikiProject Czech Republic, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of the Czech Republic on Wikipedia.

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ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Czech literature can refer to literature written in the Czech language, in the Czech Republic (formerly Czechoslovakia, earlier the Lands of the Bohemian Crown), or by Czech people.

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Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Czech poetry -- Translations into English. Slovak poetry -- Translations into English.

Czech poetry. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. The journal has published poems by ten Czech poets translated into English. World Literature in Czechia – Czech Literature in the World New Czech books in the autumn edition and Czech comics since Czech literature in a nutshell More > Chapter 1 Literature from – Chapter 2.

It’s great to read classic Czech books to your kids, like Little Mole and the poems all Czech kids know. Pictured above is an illustration from “Vařila myšička kašičku” or “The Mouse Cooked Porridge”. But while these are cute, and quintessentially Czech, they. Czech literature in the 16th century was predominantly didactic and scholarly, reflecting the humanism of the European Renaissance.

The Moravian bishop Jan Blahoslav completed an early translation of the New Testament, and the lexicographer Daniel Adam of Veleslavín further enriched the vocabulary of humanist Czech, but the most significant landmark of the period was the Unitas Fratrum.

First published inthese poems, along with Mácha's Máj and Němcová's Babička, are the best loved and most widely read 19th century Czech classics.

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Book of Odes; Poems by Qu Yuan; Selected Poems from Royal Conservatory Songs of Western Han Dynasty. Up the Devil's Back: An Anthology of 20th-Century Czech Poetry presents 65 selected Czech poets in English translation, together with their biographies.

Co-translated and edited by Bronislava Volkova (Professor of Czech literature, Comparative literature, and Jewish studies at Indiana University) and Clarice Cloutier (Professor of Central Reviews: 1.

Literature in this period was written in Latin, Czech and slovakized Czech. Lyric poetry (prayers, songs and formulas) was still under the influence of the Church, while epic poetry concentrated on legends.

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Founded as U. S. Devětsil (Umělecký Svaz Devětsil - Devětsil Artistic Federation), its name was changed several times.Catbird Press is a small, independent book publisher with specialties in Czech literature in translation, American and British fiction, and sophisticated humor.

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