Seven witty stories, one for each day of the week, give a vivid picture of Prague before the Velvet Revolution.
“The best short stories since the days of Karel Čapek.” – FINANCIAL TIMES
“An extremely likeable personality, decent,humorous and engagingly down-to-earth.“ –NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
“Seven autobiographical tales,one for each morning of the week . . . alternately grimly funny, shocking, or absurd.”
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