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  • Anglické listy Karla Čapka
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  • 14 December 2018
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READ Anglické listy Karla Čapka ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Karel Čapek ↠ 6 READ CHARACTERS ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Karel Čapek Karel Capek's 'Letters from England' have established themselves as masterpieces of observation The letters and drawings are humorous insightful and imbued by a profound humanity They convey a bemused admiration for England and the English First published in the nineteen twenties in Lidovc Noviny the Czechoslovak nat. An extremely charming travel book by the excellent Czech writer Capek writes about the eccentricities of British life in the 1920s He deplores British food disparages the rain and the traffic and criticises the insularity but he praises the countryside and some of the uaint traditions Capek was a very humourous writer but also a very humane one He always supports the underdog He also has some genuinely profound things to say on nature aesthetics and imperialism His sketches are superb and his wistfulness is moving

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Anglické listy Karla Čapka

READ Anglické listy Karla Čapka ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Karel Čapek ↠ 6 READ CHARACTERS ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Karel Čapek Nd the English The same understated humour the same unflappability the same uiet search for peace home and comfort the same love of nature and animals served to unite the two people both then and now Shortly after Letters from England appeared Czechoslovakia was betrayed by Britain at Munich and handed over to Hitler. During his tour of Britain in 1924 apek sketched his impressions in a set of lively and whimsical illustrated vignettes What interests him is not History or data but people and environment the silent gentlemen reading newspapers in their club the speakers in Hyde Park the old trees or the vast green lawns He also pursues his own literary pilgrimage having a guess at where Stevenson s Hispaniola set sail in Bristol contemplating the same lake as Worsworth in Grasmere and being disappointed not to find any trace of Sherlock Holmes in Baker StreetWhat makes those letters so truly engaging is the persona of apek with his candid almost child like voice A foreigner from a small nascent nation genuinely amazed to explore the center of a centuries old Empire

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READ Anglické listy Karla Čapka ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Karel Čapek ↠ 6 READ CHARACTERS ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Karel Čapek Ional newspaper Capek's Letters from England uickly established themselves as masterpieces of observation and classics of modern Czech prose The letters described Europe's oldest democracy for the benefit of the citizens of Europe's newest and Capek was acutely aware of the deep down affinity between his countrymen a. apek has an astute eye leading to elegant epistles from 1930s England a kind of travelogue about habits As a recent immigrant I loved it