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9781528717137 - Jenny - Sigrid Undset
9781528717137 - Jenny - Sigrid Undset
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Jenny

A Novel

Set in Rome and Norway, it revolves around the protagonist Jenny Winge who sets out to become a professional painter. However, her plans are scuppered when she falls pregnant by her fiancés father. When the baby dies, she descends into a deep depression that ends in tragedy.

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SKU: 9781528717137 Categories: Fiction | Crime, Mystery & Thrillers | Romance | Historical Romance | Thrillers |

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“Jenny” is a 1911 novel written by Sigrid Undset. Set in Rome and Norway, it revolves around the protagonist Jenny Winge who sets out to become a professional painter. However, her plans are scuppered when she falls pregnant by her fiancés father. When the baby dies, she descends into a deep depression that ends in tragedy. Sigrid Undset (1882–1949) was a Norwegian novelist most famous for her trilogy “Kristin Lavransdatter”. She won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1928. A fantastic example of classic Norwegian literature not to be missed by fans and collectors of Undset’s fantastic work. Read & Co. Books is publishing this classic novel now in a new edition complete with an excerpt from ‘Six Scandinavian Novelists’ by Alrik Gustafrom.

Book Details

Author

Sigrid Undset

Imprint

Read & Co. Classics

ISBN

9781528717137, 9781528790390

Formats Available

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Pages

298

Publication Date

26 May 2020

Dimensions 5.5 × 8.5 in

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