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Stoprocentní vlastenec: historie patriotova [100%: The Story of a Patriot].; Lidové romány, sv. 4 by  Upton Sinclair - 1921 - from Penka Rare Books, ILAB and Biblio.com

Stoprocentní vlastenec: historie patriotova [100%: The Story of a Patriot].; Lidové romány, sv. 4

by Sinclair, Upton

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Prague: Vydalo Kommunistické knihkupectví a nakl. R. Rejman, 1921. Octavo (19.5 × 13 cm). Original pictorial wrappers; 271, [1] pp. Frontis portrait of the author. Very good. First Czechoslovak appearance of Sinclair's novel (first published 1920). An earlier translation, by Jan Jiří Kárník, also appeared in New York, in the year the original was published. With an anonymous three-page introduction, presumably by the unidentified translator. The drawn cover illustration is also not attributed. The rear wrappers feature a list of other publications by this important communist publisher, much of the output of which was confiscated throughout the 1920-1930s. Among them other works by Sinclair, Clara Zetkin, G. Zinov'ev, Lenin, and Bogdanov's "Red Star" in Czech. Outside the Czech Republic, KVK, OCLC only show the copies at Kansas and Urbana Champaign.


  • Bookseller: Penka Rare Books, ILAB DE (DE)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 6753
  • Title: Stoprocentní vlastenec: historie patriotova [100%: The Story of a Patriot].; Lidové romány, sv. 4
  • Author: Sinclair, Upton
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: Vydalo Kommunistické knihkupectví a nakl. R. Rejman
  • Place: Prague
  • Date published: 1921


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