It was the book in which many english readers were destined to make his acquaintance about a generation. Aug 31, 2000 turgenev was the most liberalspirited and unqualifiedly humane of all the great nineteenthcentury russian novelists, and in virgin soil, his biggest and most ambitious work, he sought to balance his deep affection for his country and his people with his growing apprehensions about what their future held in store. At the heart of the book is the story of a young man and a young woman, torn between love and politics, who struggle to make headway against. Download the best ebooks on free ebooks and bargains in epub and pdf digital book format, isbn 9781596748507 buy the virgin soil ebook. Turgenev was the first writer who was able, having both slavic and universal imagination enough for it, to interpret modern russia to the outer world, and virgin soil was the last word of his greater testament. Ivan turgenev had lived in voluntary exile from his native land for a number of years by the time he wrote virgin soil, and many critics said that the book showed how much he had lost touch with. Virgin soil by ivan sergeyevich turgenev 18181883 is his last and longest novel. Virgin soil by ivan turgenev overdrive rakuten overdrive. Filled with love for the russian land and tremendous apprehension about its political future, turgenevs last novel explores the conflict between happiness and politics. The hero, nezhdanov the disillusioned young son of a nobleman and the populist movement are young idealists working to bridge the gap between. The narrative takes place in the late 1860s, at a time when the narodnik or populist movement was gaining influence in russia. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Buy virgin soil reprint by ivan sergeyevich turgenev isbn.
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