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Kristin Labransdatter

by Sigrid Undset

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Published by A.A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

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  • Translations into English

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    Other titlesKristin Lavransdatter. English.
    StatementSigrid Undset
    ContributionsArcher, Charles, 1861-1941, Scott, J. S.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination386 p. ;
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24935317M
    OCLC/WorldCa60333951

    Kristin Lavransdatter. But whenever Fru Aashild came over to her, Ulvhild’s face would light up with joy. Eagerly she drank the refreshing and sleep-inducing brews that Fru Aashild prepared for her. She never complained when the woman tended to her, and she would lie still, listening happily, whenever Fru Aashild played Lavrans’s harp and. Kristin Labransdatter, Sigrid Undset, , In English, Hard Cover, 3 novels in one binding. Used, well-read book in good condition. Some fading, foxing and soiling, wear to hard cover. Inside pages mostly very good with fading, foxing and other minor soiling. Binding Rating: % positive.

    With its captivating heroine and emotional potency, Kristin Lavransdatter is the masterwork of Norway’s most beloved author—one of the twentieth century’s most prodigious and engaged literary minds—and, in Nunnally’s exquisite translation, a story that continues to enthrall.   “[Sigrid Undset] should be the next Elena Ferrante.” —SlateThe turbulent historical masterpiece of Norway’s literary master In her great historical epic Kristin Lavransdatter, set in fourteenth-century Norway, Nobel laureate Sigrid Undset tells the life story of one passionate and headstrong woman. Painting a richly detailed backdrop, Undset immerses readers in the day-to-day 4/5(30).

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The epic of all re-readable epics, Kristin Lavransdatter is a three book series that must be read through to the end, for it is one story covering the whole life of the protagonist.

It is set in Norway in the 14th Century, a time and place where faith was intricately interwoven with life, and when land and family, inheritance and name were the full extent of one's identity - Lavransdatter means daughter of Lavrans/5.

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In Undset published the first volume of Kristin Lavransdatter, the medieval trilogy that would become her most famous work. Kransen (The Wreath) was followed by Husfrue (The Wife) in and Korset (The Cross) in Kristin Lavransdatter is a trilogy of historical novels by Norwegian author and Nobel award-winner Sigrid Undset.

Published between andthe trilogy consists of The Wreath, The Wife, and The Cross, in order. The novels chronicle Scandinavian life during the Middle Ages.

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About. Kristin Lavransdatter interweaves political, social, and religious history with the daily aspects of family life to create a colorful, richly detailed tapestry of Norway during the trilogy, however, is more than a journey into the past.

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