A moving love story and a vivid depiction of Berlin in the 1870s, from Germany's greatest nineteenth-century novelist Theodor Fontane.Lene is a beautiful, orphaned young seamstress, and Botho is a handsome, aristocratic cavalry officer. They are in love, yet know they have only a short time together as society deems their relationship impossible and refuses to acknowledge the seriousness of their feelings. But while Botho appears to have a glittering life ahead of him, the love he feels may yet be his undoing. Published in ...

On Tangled Paths 2013, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780141392172

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On Tangled Paths 2010, Angel Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780946162772

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