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In praise of newspapers

Karel ДЊapek

In praise of newspapers

and other essays on the margin of literature.

by Karel ДЊapek

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Published by Allen in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTranslated [from the original Czech "Marsyas"] by M. and R. Weatherall.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG5038.C3 M36
The Physical Object
Pagination138 p.
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6106465M
LC Control Number52000421
OCLC/WorldCa2637654

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  Compliments in newspaper articles are especially prized, as they can be translated and shared with colleagues. Journalists who praise important people may receive favors in return. A very complimentary article about Japan has been published in one of the most widely-read British newspapers. Cursing, many argue, signals an absence of character, or poor parenting, and is something to avoid at all costs. Yet plenty of us are unconcerned about the dangers of profanity; bad words are commonly used in mainstream music, Academy Award-winning films, books, and newspapers. And of course, regular people use them in conversation every day.


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