: Three Novels: Hordubal, Meteor, An Ordinary Life ( ): Karel Capek, M. Weatherall: Books. This trilogy of novels was the culmination of Karel Capek’s career. The novels share neither characters nor events; instead, they approach the problem of. Hordubal / Prva smena has 2 ratings and 0 reviews. Dva romana iz života rudara.
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Everything is greatly idealised in his eyes as he expects everyone to welcome him warmly. Articles to be expanded from August All articles to be expanded All stub articles. This Czech Republic -related article is a stub. Lists hkrdubal This Book. It is considered part of a trilogy with Meteor and An Ordinary Life. Jan rated it it was ok Feb 04, A nurse, poet and a clairvoyant all give a supposed history of the man based on absolutely nothing.
Detectives faced with a murder reconstruct the crime, but not the character of the man who was murdered. The 2nd story is the sketch of a man who’s in hospital and in a coma. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Iva rated it liked it Nov 18, Trivia About Three Novels: Description Hordubal is a Czech novel, written by Karel Capek.
It was first published in We had to read this mandatory at school, when compared to other Capek’s book, this one was terribly boring Juraj Hordubal returns home to Carpathian Ruthenia after eight years of hard work in America. Jan 18, Joel Pelanne rated it it was amazing Shelves: It is an examination of the difference between internal and external knowledge.
Apr 27, Smrtijedka rated it really liked it. The novels share neither characters nor events; instead, they approach the problem of knowing people—of mutual understanding—in a variety of ways.
That, however doesn’t influence Manya’s love affair with Polana. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Like Beckett, without the crushing hopelessness okay, maybe a little bit.
Three Novels: Hordubal, Meteor, An Ordinary Life
Patrick rated it really liked it Feb 07, They are also motivated to do it as Hordubal’s savings are big enough to ensure a convenient life for a long time. Jun 19, Spencer rated it it was amazing. Perhaps I went into the 2nd and 3rd novel ca;ek the wrong frame of mind, but I don’t think so.
Everything is greatly idealised in his eyes as he expects everyone to welcome him warmly. These novels reflect the caapek of Czechoslovakia during the interwar period quite well: Unfortunately, he later discovers that she had an affair with the farm keeper Stepan Manya who was helping her with managing the farm.
He wrote with intelligence and humour on a wide variety of subjects. Refresh and try again.
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It has a bit of history and gives a view on Czech culture of the time and region the novel is cxpek in. Lynx rated it liked it Jan 01, Content in this edit is translated from the existing German Wikipedia article at [[: He wrote, literally pun intendedkarfl almost every single genre. Retrieved from ” https: It was first published in The ending of the book describes the investigation of the criminal act. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.