Between Two Midsummer Nights

By: Kalme, Egils

Price: $18.00

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Book Condition: Very Good +


198pp/ A very good + clean, bright, tight, unmarked copy.Exile Latvian author's first novel in English. "The Ligo songs,, the bright intricate dance, the crowning of garlands,- all the traditional Latvian festivities were interrupted that Midsummer's Eve when a girl was found drowned in the millpond. This happening fatally disrupts all of Igna's plans for the future. To search for the meaning of this tragedy Igna leaves the countryside for the capital city of Riga, faces the urban realities of hunger, unemployment, class oppression and finds love. ---- A moving drama of human interaction taking place between two midsummer nights." (Publisher)

Title: Between Two Midsummer Nights

Author Name: Kalme, Egils

Categories: Proza (Prose), Translations from the Latvian,

Publisher: Boston, Branden Press: 1976

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Seller ID: 003687

Keywords: Latvian Fiction Translation