Skipper Worse


SKIPPER WORSEE is a penetrating portrait of emotions and passions in a small coastal Norwegian town, where love and marriage struggle with pride and ambition. One of the most powerful and representative novels of late 19th-century European realism, SKIPPER WORSE reveals why Alexander Lange Kieeland belongs in the company of Charles Dickens, Edith Wharton, and Katherine Mansfield.

Title: Skipper Worse

Author Name: Kielland, Alexander Lange—Christopher Fauske, Translator; Jeff Voccola, Editor

Illustrator: Cover painting by Kitty Kielland

Categories: Translation, Scandinavia, Novel, Norway, 19th-Century Realism,

Edition: First in English translation

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2008

ISBN Number: 0893041114

ISBN Number 13: 978-0-89304-111-3

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Type: Novel

Size: 5 1/2x8 1/2"

Seller ID: CCC957.2

Keywords: Kielland, Norwegian, Novel, Scandinavia, Translation, 19th-century Realism