The Makropoulos Secret

The Makropoulos Secret  (1925) 
by Karel Čapek, translated by Anonymous

Science-fiction play, originally written and performed in Czech (Věc Makropulos) in 1922

THE
MAKROPOULOS SECRET

By KAREL CAPEK
Author of R. U. R.

Adapted by Randal C. Burrell
Introduction by H. T. Parker

BOSTON
JOHN W. LUCE & COMPANY

Copyright as Manuscript, 1924

By Richard S. Aldrich

Copyright, 1925

By Randal C. Burrell

First published January, 1925

All applications for permission to perform “The Makropoulos Secret” in the United States of America must be addressed to the publishers of Randal C. Burrell, Esq., in their care.

Printed in the United States of America

THE MURRAY PRINTING COMPANY
CAMBRIDGE, MASS.

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Original:

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1926.


The author died in 1938, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.

 
Translation:

This work was published before January 1, 1926 and it is anonymous or pseudonymous due to unknown authorship. It is in the public domain in the United States as well as countries and areas where the copyright terms of anonymous or pseudonymous works are 95 years or less since publication.