Authors of the 19th Century

Authors who started their careers in the 19th century.

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  • Jára Cimrman – an unrecognised Czech genius.
  • Karel Jaromír Erben – a folklorist and a poet, the author of many fairy-tale collections and a poem collection A Bouquet which focuses on women's role in the society and includes folklore/fantasy/horror themes.
  • Karel Hynek Mácha - a romantic poet, author of a poem May.