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- DescriptionNovelist and playwright, famed for inventing the word 'robot' in his play RUR , Karel Capek was a vital part of the burgeoning artistic scene of Czechoslovakia of the 1920s and 30s. This title presents a selection of Capek's writing, containing his essential ideas.
- Author BiographyJohn Carey is Emeritus Merton Professor of English at Oxford University, a distinguished critic, reviewer and broadcaster, and the author of several books, including studies of Donne, Dickens and Thackeray, as well as The Intellectuals and the Masses. He is the editor of Faber anthologies of Reportage, Utopias and Science. His most recent book, What Good are the Arts?, was praised by Blake Morrison as 'incisive and inspirational'.
- Author(s)John Carey,Karel Capek
- PublisherFaber & Faber
- Date of Publication19/08/2010
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintFaber & Faber
- Width136 mm
- Height205 mm
- Translated bySarka Tobrmanova-Kuhnova
- Interest AgeFrom 0 to 0 years
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