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Magic Prague
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date June 18, 1994
Pages 344
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780333569047
ISBN-10 0333569040
Dimensions 0 by 6.14 by 9.21 in.
Availability§ Out of Print
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $229.00
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: 'A superb, haunting, clotted mad masterpiece.'- John Banville, The Observer This unique cultural history attempts to go beyond the tourist clich of Prague as the 'golden city' to bring out all the mystery, ambiguity, gloom, lethargy and hidden fascination of the city on the Vltava. Ripellino slips into the style of melodrama and ghost stories, the anecdotes of the enchanted traveller and the outlandish bad taste of beer-teller tales to bring out the sorcery of the Bohemian capital in a mixture of fact and fiction.

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780333569047 Book cover for 9780520073524
 
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from Palgrave Macmillan (June 18, 1994)
9780333569047 | details & prices | 344 pages | List price $229.00
About: 'A superb, haunting, clotted mad masterpiece.
from Univ of California Pr (December 1, 1993)
9780520073524 | details & prices | 333 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $85.00
About: Offers detailed information on transportation, accommodations, eating, shopping, and entertainment, with cultural anecdotes and historical facts
Paperback
Book cover for 9781349127993
 
from Palgrave Macmillan (January 14, 2014)
9781349127993 | details & prices | 333 pages | List price $209.00
About: 'A superb, haunting, clotted mad masterpiece.

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