The Prague Cemetery
Edition language: English
This book is an extremely uncomfortable read and definitely not an easy one either. I was relieved I had Wikipedia at my fingertips as there was so much information about a period of history I know little about, it really helped getting extra background and working out who were real and fictional ch...
Translated from the Italian by Richard DixonOpening quote: Since these episodes are necessary, indeed forma central part of any historical account, we have included the execution of one hundred citizens hanged in the public square, two friars burned alive, and the appearance of a comet - all descrip...