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Zapomenutý parnasistní prozaik
A forgotten Parnassian prose writer

Author(s): Aleš Haman
Subject(s): Aesthetics, Czech Literature, 19th Century
Published by: Nakladatelství Masarykovy univerzity
Keywords: Czech prose 1850–1900; Jan Lier; short stories and columns; aesthetic features;

Summary/Abstract: The study deals with a forgotten Czech author writing in the 1880s. It traces features of Parnassian aesthetics in his prose and columns as well as the reception of his work by critics of that period (e.g. Jan Neruda).

  • Issue Year: 16/2013
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 23-29
  • Page Count: 7
  • Language: Czech