Alberta and Jacob Book by Cora Sandel

Alberta and Jacob Book by Cora Sandel

Alberta and Jacob

Hailed as a masterpiece on its British publication in 1962, this Modern Classic reissue should bring this magnificent novel to a new generation Imaginative and intelligent, Alberta is a misfit trapped in a stiflingly provincial town in the far north of Norway whose only affinity is for her extrovert brother Jacob Combining mastery of style and characterization with brill Hailed as a masterpiece on its British publication in 1962, this Modern Classic reissue should bring this magnificent novel to a new generation Imaginative and intelligent, Alberta is a misfit trapped in a stiflingly provincial town in the far north of Norway whose only affinity is for her extrovert brother Jacob Combining mastery of style and characterization with brilliant descriptive writing, this powerful story of a young woman s rebellion is universally regarded as one of the greatest novels to come from Scandinavia

Title : Alberta and Jacob
Author :  Cora Sandel
Language : English
Isbn : 0720611849
Format : Paperback
Pages : 240 pages

Rating: 4.8

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