Józef Ignacy Kraszewski





Józef Ignacy Kraszewski

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born
in Warszawa, Poland
July 28, 1812

died
March 19, 1887

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Józef Ignacy Kraszewski was a Polish writer, historian and journalist who produced more than 200 novels and 150 novellas, short stories, and art reviews (including painters, e.g., Michał Kulesza). He is best known for his epic series on the history of Poland, comprising twenty-nine novels in seventy-nine parts.

As a novelist writing about Polish history, Kraszewski is generally regarded as second only to Henryk Sienkiewicz.


Average rating: 3.29 · 480 ratings · 9 reviews · 73 distinct works · Similar authors
Stara baśń
3.05 of 5 stars 3.05 avg rating — 259 ratings — published 1876 — 11 editions
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Hrabina Cosel
3.34 of 5 stars 3.34 avg rating — 53 ratings — published 1873 — 15 editions
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Chata za wsią
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1842
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Count Bruhl
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2000 — 6 editions
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Mistrz Twardowski: Powieść ...
3.17 of 5 stars 3.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2010
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Dziad i baba
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1838
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Waligóra
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1880
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Lubonie. Powieść z X wieku ...
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1975
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Stara Basn (Illustrated)
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4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2012
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Memoirs of the Countess Cosel
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2012
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More books by Józef Ignacy Kraszewski…
“Są ludzie do pewnych spraw zrodzeni,
Którzy nim na tor prawdziwy trafią,
Nieznaczącymi się zdają
I oczekują swej godziny.

A gdy ich los postawi
Na drodze, którą obrać powinni,
Z dnia na dzień rosną i stają się
RÓŻNYMI OD INNYCH!”
Józef Ignacy Kraszewski

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