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The World as Open Book

We never know what state of mind gripped or released the person who decided to read.
Vladimír Holan

What do we really exhibit when exhibiting ‘literature’? While the manuscripts, printed materials, visual artefacts and archival materials mirror the personalities of the authors, the work itself remains hidden.

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Prague of the National Revival

Prague of the National Revival

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The 19th Century in Us

The 19th Century in Us

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A Mácha intermezzo

A Mácha intermezzo

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Others

Others

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Music of the Spring

Music of the Spring

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The ABC of Poetism

The ABC of Poetism

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A Woman in the Pantheon

A Woman in the Pantheon

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In the network

In the network

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Solitaires

Solitaires

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One Literature?

One Literature?

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The Most Beautiful Czech Books 2021

The Most Beautiful Czech Books 2021

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Highlights

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Guide for children

Guide for children

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Halí, belí, halí, belí – já mám slona pod postelí, je to slůně kapesní, ale zato hodně sní.

Halí, belí, halí, belí – čím ho krmím? Petrželí! Spořádá jí hromadu, pak se svalí dozadu.

Karel Čapek: Válka s Mloky (1935)

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