Subject of the texts collected in this book are history, tradition, philosophy, society and environment of the author. This book gives the reader a detailed insight into the thought of the Nobel prize winning author.

The selection of essays Znakovi pored puta [Signs along the Road] by Ivo Andrić has been translated to Bulgarian by Rada Sharlandzhieva and Svetlozar Igov under the title Знаци край пъатя, published by Panorama, Sofia.