Prague Tales (Central European Classics) - Jan Neruda

Prague Tales (Central European Classics)

Jan Neruda

Book Summary

Prague Tales is a collection of Jan Nerudas intimate, wry, bittersweet stories of life among the inhabitants of the Little Quarter of nineteenth-century Prague. These finely tuned and varied vignettes established Neruda as the quintessential Czech nineteenth-century realist, the Charles Dickens of a Prague becoming ever more aware of itself as a Czech rather than an Austr