Jan Brzechwa





Jan Brzechwa

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born
in Zhmerynka, Podolia, Ukraine
August 15, 1898

died
July 02, 1966

gender
male

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About this author

Jan Brzechwa, born Jan Wiktor Lesman was a Polish writer of Jewish descent. He is mostly known for his contribution to children's literature as well as for his translations of Russian literature, translating works by Aleksandr Pushkin, Sergey Yesienin and Vladimir Mayakovskiy.

His cousin was Bolesław Leśmian.


Average rating: 3.80 · 3,013 ratings · 27 reviews · 45 distinct works · Similar authors
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 1,789 ratings — published 1946 — 9 editions
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Brzechwa dzieciom
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4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 177 ratings — published 1953 — 3 editions
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Kaczka Dziwaczka
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 148 ratings — published 1986
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Pchła szachrajka
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 121 ratings — published 1957 — 3 editions
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Tryumf Pana Kleksa (Pan Kle...
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 116 ratings — published 1965
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Podróże Pana Kleksa (Pan Kl...
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 107 ratings — published 1961
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Tańcowała igła z nitką
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 1938
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Entliczek Pentliczek
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 2007
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Szelmostwa Lisa Witalisa
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 1954 — 2 editions
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Sójka
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 1984
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