Good Soldier Svejk

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This text is the classic novel of the little man fighting officialdom and bureaucracy with the only weapons available to him – passive resistance, subterfuge, native wit and dumb insolence.

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‘Listen, ?vejk, are you really God’s prize oaf?’
‘Humbly report, sir,’ ?vejk answered solemnly. ‘I am!’

Drunkard, malingerer, oaf and possible genius – the story of Czech soldier Svejk and his misadventures in the First World War is one of the most hilarious and subversive satires on war ever written.

A new series of twenty distinctive, unforgettable Penguin Classics in a beautiful new design and pocket-sized format, with coloured jackets echoing Penguin’s original covers.

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Weight 0.486 kg
Dimensions 18.1 × 11.1 × 3.8 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

901

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

891.8635 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K