Česká literatura XX. století [Czech 20th century literature].

Prague: Vl. Orel, 1935. Small octavo (17.8 × 11.6 cm). Original printed wrappers; 173, [3] pp. Wrappers lightly discolored; else very good, in protective mylar. Item #5520

First edition of this overview of recent Czech literature, with chapters on the Lumír generation, the symbolists, naturalists, as well as a section on post-war literature, with a special focus on the avant-garde poetist movement. Spare but striking typographic design to front wrapper and throughout by Vojtěch Tittelbach.

Price: €75.00