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The Resource Tales from two pockets, by Karel Čapek ; translated from the Czech and with an introduction by Norma Comrada

Tales from two pockets, by Karel Čapek ; translated from the Czech and with an introduction by Norma Comrada

Label
Tales from two pockets
Title
Tales from two pockets
Statement of responsibility
by Karel Čapek ; translated from the Czech and with an introduction by Norma Comrada
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • cze
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
891.8/635$220
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PG5038.C3
LC item number
A23 1994
Literary form
fiction
Label
Tales from two pockets, by Karel Čapek ; translated from the Czech and with an introduction by Norma Comrada
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally collected in the volumes Povídky z jedné kapsy and Povídky z druhé kapsy in 1929"--T.p. verso
  • "A Garrigue book."
Contents
  • Dr. Mejzlik's case -- The blue chrysanthemum -- The fortuneteller -- The clairvoyant -- The mystery of handwriting -- Proof positive -- The experiment of Professor Rouss -- The missing letter -- Stolen document 139/VII Sect. C -- The man who looked just a bit suspicious -- The poet
  • Mr. Janik's cases -- The fall of the House of Voticky -- The record -- The selvin case -- Footprints -- The receipt -- Oplatka's end -- The last judgment -- The crime on the farm -- The disappearance of an actor -- An attempt at murder -- Released on parole -- The crime at the post office
  • The stolen cactus -- The old jailbird's tale -- The disappearance of Mr. Hirsch -- Chintamani and birds -- A safecracker and an arsonist -- The stolen murder -- The case involving the baby -- The little countess -- The orchestra conductor's story -- The death of Baron Gandara -- The breach of promise man
  • The ballad of Juraj Cup -- The tale of the missing leg -- Vertigo -- The confession -- A lyrical thief -- Mr. Havlena's verdict -- The needle -- The telegram -- The man who couldn't sleep -- The stamp collection -- An ordinary murder -- The juror -- The last things of man
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 365 p.
Isbn
9780945774259
Isbn Type
$14.95
Lccn
93042204
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 375.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Printed purple glazed wrappers.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29389444
  • ucoclc29389444
Label
Tales from two pockets, by Karel Čapek ; translated from the Czech and with an introduction by Norma Comrada
Publication
Note
  • "Originally collected in the volumes Povídky z jedné kapsy and Povídky z druhé kapsy in 1929"--T.p. verso
  • "A Garrigue book."
Contents
  • Dr. Mejzlik's case -- The blue chrysanthemum -- The fortuneteller -- The clairvoyant -- The mystery of handwriting -- Proof positive -- The experiment of Professor Rouss -- The missing letter -- Stolen document 139/VII Sect. C -- The man who looked just a bit suspicious -- The poet
  • Mr. Janik's cases -- The fall of the House of Voticky -- The record -- The selvin case -- Footprints -- The receipt -- Oplatka's end -- The last judgment -- The crime on the farm -- The disappearance of an actor -- An attempt at murder -- Released on parole -- The crime at the post office
  • The stolen cactus -- The old jailbird's tale -- The disappearance of Mr. Hirsch -- Chintamani and birds -- A safecracker and an arsonist -- The stolen murder -- The case involving the baby -- The little countess -- The orchestra conductor's story -- The death of Baron Gandara -- The breach of promise man
  • The ballad of Juraj Cup -- The tale of the missing leg -- Vertigo -- The confession -- A lyrical thief -- Mr. Havlena's verdict -- The needle -- The telegram -- The man who couldn't sleep -- The stamp collection -- An ordinary murder -- The juror -- The last things of man
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 365 p.
Isbn
9780945774259
Isbn Type
$14.95
Lccn
93042204
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 375.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Printed purple glazed wrappers.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29389444
  • ucoclc29389444

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