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The Good Hope #2020

The Good Hope First published in The Good Hope won The Nordic Prize for Literature It is the first English translation of one of the greatest novels in the Danish languageThe Good Hope is an epistolary novel b

  • Title: The Good Hope
  • Author: William Heinesen W. Glyn Jones
  • ISBN: 9781903517987
  • Page: 331
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Good Hope By William Heinesen W. Glyn Jones, First published in 1964 The Good Hope won The Nordic Prize for Literature It is the first English translation of one of the greatest novels in the Danish languageThe Good Hope is an epistolary novel based on the life of the Reverend Lucas Debes, a larger than life character called Peder B rresen in the novel It tells a story of brutal oppression, poverty and terrible dFirst published in 1964 The Good Hope won The Nordic Prize for Literature It is the first English translation of one of the greatest novels in the Danish languageThe Good Hope is an epistolary novel based on the life of the Reverend Lucas Debes, a larger than life character called Peder B rresen in the novel It tells a story of brutal oppression, poverty and terrible diseases, but also of resistance and of having the courage of one s convictions It is a dramatic fantasy in which Heinesen s customary themes the struggle against evil, sectarianism, superstition and oppression emerge on a higher plane, set against the backcloth of the Faroe Islands in the 1690s.The Good Hope is a masterpiece which took 40 years to write.

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    1. Presten Peder B rresen kjempar ein kamp mot formynderi og maktglade biskopar og andre somstyrer det f r yske samfunnet p 1700 talet Og likevel er kvar linje like aktuell som prosessen av Kafka eller undertrykkinga av folk i mange land ogs i 2016 William heinesen fekk Nordisk r ds litteraturpris for romanen.

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