Apocryphal Tales: With a Selection of Fables and Would-be Tales
An anthology of stories presenting famous events from the point of view of the man in the street. In one story, a baker describes Jesus' miracle of loaves and fish, in another, townspeople argue who is to blame for the invasion of the Huns. Thirty stories in all.
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Review: Apocryphal TalesUser Review - Caroline - Goodreads
Small sketches based on famous people or fictional characters, retold. I liked the Greek stuff; I loved the Shakespeare; I was completely confused by the Bible material (no frame of reference). The author clearly has a great mind, but the pieces are limited vignettes. I want to try a novel next. Read full review
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quote: "Cleverness is usually cruel, malicious and selfish; it seeks a weakness in its neighbor and exploits it for its own gain; it leads to success. [...:] Reason is frequently cruel to man, but it ... Read full review
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The Emperor Diocletian
Don Juans Confession
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The Anonymous Letter
Apocryphal Tales by Karel Capek Čapek translated by Norma Comrada
In his Apocryphal Tales, Karel Čapek approaches major events and figures of history, myth, and literature in unexpected ways and from fresh points of view. ...
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Karel Capek: Apocryphal Tales
Apocryphal Tales is a loosely connected collection of stories written between 1920 and 1938. The stories are all linked in that they "approach great events ...
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Apocryphal Tales Catbird Press. 1997. pp.189. soft cover. (Translated from czech by Norma Comrada; includes introducation). $13.95. Capek, Karel. ...
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*Apocryphal Tales (Catbird Press 0-945774-34-6, Jun ’97 [Jul ’97], $13.95, 190pp, tp) Associational collection of Capek’s “Fables”, “Apocryphal Tales”, ...
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Sample Story: The Death of Archimedes As it happens, the story of ...
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Norma (Bean) Comrada has translated Karel Capek's Cross Roads, Tales from Two Pockets, and Apocryphal Tales, as well as the play The Mother and several ...
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The religion of Karel Capek, acclaimed Czech writer
Several years later, Capek used the New Testament story about these two followers of Christ as a topic for one of his Apocryphal Tales. ...
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