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I served the King of England

Author: Bohumil Hrabal; Paul R Wilson
Publisher: New York : New Directions, 2007.
Series: New Directions paperbook, 1067.; New Directions classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the experiences of Ditie, who rises from busboy to hotel owner in World War II Prague, and whose life is shaped by the fate of his country before, during, and after the conflict.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Picaresque literature
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bohumil Hrabal; Paul R Wilson
ISBN: 9780811216876 081121687X
OCLC Number: 78071918
Notes: "First published in hardcover by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in 1989"--Title page verso.
Description: 241 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: A Glass of Grenadine --
Hotel Tichota --
I Served the King of England --
And I never found the head --
How I became a Millionaire.
Series Title: New Directions paperbook, 1067.; New Directions classics.
Other Titles: Obsluhoval jsem anglického krále.
Responsibility: Bohumil Hrabal ; translated from the Czech by Paul Wilson.
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Chronicles the experiences of Ditie, who rises from busboy to hotel owner in World War II Prague, and whose life is shaped by the fate of his country before, during, and after the conflict.

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