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The Resource The good soldier Švejk and his fortunes in the world war, Jaroslav Hašek ; a new and unabridged translation from the Czech by Cecil Parrott ; with the original illustrations by Josef Lada

The good soldier Švejk and his fortunes in the world war, Jaroslav Hašek ; a new and unabridged translation from the Czech by Cecil Parrott ; with the original illustrations by Josef Lada

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The good soldier Švejk and his fortunes in the world war
Title
The good soldier Švejk and his fortunes in the world war
Statement of responsibility
Jaroslav Hašek ; a new and unabridged translation from the Czech by Cecil Parrott ; with the original illustrations by Josef Lada
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • cze
  • eng
Summary
This text is the classic novel of the little man fighting officialdom and bureaucracy with the only weapons available to him - passive resistance, subterfuge, native wit and dumb insolence
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1883-1923
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Hašek, Jaroslav
Dewey number
891.8'635
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • 1909-1984
  • 1887-1957
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  • Parrott, Cecil
  • Lada, Josef
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Soldiers
Label
The good soldier Švejk and his fortunes in the world war, Jaroslav Hašek ; a new and unabridged translation from the Czech by Cecil Parrott ; with the original illustrations by Josef Lada
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: William Heinemann, 1973
Control code
9780140449914
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxii, 752 p.
Isbn
9780140449914
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The good soldier Švejk and his fortunes in the world war, Jaroslav Hašek ; a new and unabridged translation from the Czech by Cecil Parrott ; with the original illustrations by Josef Lada
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: William Heinemann, 1973
Control code
9780140449914
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxii, 752 p.
Isbn
9780140449914
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps

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