Vargamae: Volume 1 of the Truth and Justice Pentalogy - Truth and Justice 1 (Paperback)
  • Vargamae: Volume 1 of the Truth and Justice Pentalogy - Truth and Justice 1 (Paperback)
zoom

Vargamae: Volume 1 of the Truth and Justice Pentalogy - Truth and Justice 1 (Paperback)

(author)
£14.95
Paperback 640 Pages / Published: 14/05/2019
  • In stock

Available

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
Andres, an Estonian peasant, purchases a smallholding in a marshy part of the country, which the novel is named after. He takes his young wife, and an incident with their cow sets the tone for a life of struggle in which the family grows and gradually lifts itself out of extreme poverty. They don't only have to strive against the elements, but also against their neighbour Pearu, a wily and ruthless man. This Tolstoyan epic amongst the peasantry and the restless city (in volumes 2 - 4) tells the story of how Tsarist Estonia developed into the First Republic through the experiences of a family and in particular the partly autobiographical character of Indrek, who leaves the land to get an education at the end of this volume. This monumental work by Estonia's greatest writer is a European classic which has for too long been neglected in the English-speaking world.

Publisher: Vagabond Voices
ISBN: 9781908251909
Number of pages: 640
Dimensions: 210 x 140 mm

You may also be interested in...

East of Eden
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Brothers Karamazov
Added to basket
Wuthering Heights
Added to basket
£6.99
Paperback
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Added to basket
Wuthering Heights
Added to basket
£14.99
Hardback
Little Women
Added to basket
£14.99
Hardback
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
Added to basket
The Leopard
Added to basket
Frankenstein
Added to basket
£14.99
Hardback
Brighton Rock
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Woman in Black
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.99
Paperback
Dracula
Added to basket
£14.99
Hardback
A Tale of Two Cities
Added to basket
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Added to basket
Brave New World
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.