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Kristin Lavransdatter III

The Cross (Penguin Classics)

by Sigrid Undset

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Published by Penguin Classics .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsTiina Nunnally (Translator), Sherrill Harbison (Introduction)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages430
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7358885M
ISBN 100141182350
ISBN 109780141182353

Kristin Lavransdatter became a touchstone for Undset's contemporaries, and continues to be widely read by Norwegians today. In the more than 75 years since it was first published, it has also become a favorite throughout the more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking /5(11).


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Painting a richly detailed backdrop, Undset immerses readers in the day-to-day life, social conventions, and political and religious undercurrents of the period. Kristin Lavransdatter’s dense, decade-spanning plot might be summarized as the story of a daddy’s girl who refuses daddy’s choice of a husband and marries for love, with often harrowing long-range consequences.

Kristin’s father wishes her to marry Simon Andressøn, an honorable, thoughtful, devoted, and woefuly unglamorous man. The final installment of Sigrid Undset's Kristin Lavransdatter trilogy, Kristin, Erlend, and their sons return to her childhood home, Jorundgaard. Increasingly concerned about her sons' prospects as they grow older, she and Erlend begin to quarrel more, eventually leading to Erlend moving out of the house.

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The trilogy, however, is more than a journey into the. Softcover. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. In medieval Norway, spirited and passionate Kristin Lavransdatter must choose between the honor of her proud father and her own loyalty and devotion to the man she loves Piece(s) of the spine missing.

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Kristin Lavransdatter III: The Cross Book Summary and Study Guide. Sigrid Undset Booklist Sigrid Undset Message Board. Kristin and Erlend separate, although they retain the mental connection which originally bound them so many years ago. After Erlend dies, Kristin retires to a convent, and there she must face the most challenging event of.

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