The Cross: Kristin Lavransdatter, Vol. 3 by Sigrid Undset

The Cross: Kristin Lavransdatter, Vol. 3

bySigrid Undset

Kobo ebook | April 20, 2011

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The acknowledged masterpiece of the Nobel Prize-winning Norwegian novelist Sigrid Undset, Kristin Lavransdatter has never been out of print in this country since its first publication in 1927. Its story of a woman's life in fourteenth-century Norway has kept its hold on generations of readers, and the heroine, Kristin—beautiful, strong-willed, and passionate—stands with the world's great literary figures.Volume 111, The Cross, shows Kristin still indomitable, reconstructing her world after the devastation of the Black Death and the loss of almost everything that she has loved.

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Sigrid Undset was the daughter of archeologist Ingvald Undset. Cultural, autobiographical, and religious topics constitute a large and interesting portion of her fiction, which in Norway is categorized according to the time of action: medieval or modern. Jenny (1911), an idealistic and tragic love story, is one of the latter novels. Un...
Title:The Cross: Kristin Lavransdatter, Vol. 3Format:Kobo ebookPublished:April 20, 2011Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing GroupLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0307789705

ISBN - 13:9780307789709

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