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dc.contributor.authorKolmas, Josefen_US
dc.contributor.illustratorMelicharová, Hermínaen_US
dc.identifier.other11498 (Access ID)en_US
dc.description.abstractA web translating site tells me that this is "Fables: About Birds and Monkeys." This piece of Czech artistry will have to remain mostly a mystery, I fear. There seem to be six pieces or chapters on some 68 pages, each with at least one strong black-and-white print in the same style as the art on the cover. The fact that the pages are uncut fourfolds is an advantage: one can fold them open to find the prints. At times, as with the illustration on 53, a viewer is tempted to identify one or other particular object. Is that a rooster? A great thing about this collection is that it can include a piece like this. Though copies are available, as I notice, in bookshops in the Czech Republic now, who knows how long something perhaps deemed ephemeral like this will be available? I feel lucky to have found it!en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityJosef Kolmas
dc.publisherNakladatelstvi Ceskoslovenskych Vytvarnych Umelcuen_US
dc.titleBajka: o ptacich a opicichen_US
dc.description.noteLanguage note: Czechen_US
dc.acquired.locationAntikvariat Prazsky Almanach, Pragueen_US
dc.cost.otherCost: 350 Czech Korunaen_US
dc.cost.usCost: 15.78en_US
dc.subject.local1Josef Kolmas

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