The Same River - Kaplinski, Jaan, and Wilson, Susan (Translated by)

First novel in English translation by one of Estonia's leading contemporary writers. A semi-autobiographical Bildungsroman, set in the early 1960s, it narrates the efforts of Kaplinski's youthful alter ego to lose his innocence and attain sexual and mystical knowledge. The twenty-year-old protagonist finds an unofficial teacher in a retired ... Read More

The Same River 2011, Peter Owen Publishers, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780720613407

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