Ivan Klíma

Love and Garbage

Trans. Ewald Osers
Love and Garbage
Vintage, 1993, 223 pp
Language: English
Genre: Prose
E: iklima@volny.cz

From an internationally acclaimed Czech writer comes a shrewd, humane, and poignant novel, set in Prague before the Velvet Revolution, whose perceptions about love, conscience, and betrayal cut to the bone of life in both totalitarian and democratic societies.

“A chilling story from the underground.”

The New York Times.

Information about the original Czech edition

Láska a smetí

Other selected published translations (2)

Amour et ordures French

Amor y basura Spanish

Language: English
Publisher: Vintage
Year: 1993
Pages: 223
Genre: Prose