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The Last Summer

Huch, Ricarda, Bulloch, Jamie
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Peirene Press Ltd
Published: February 27, 2017
ISBN: 9781908670342

£12.00

A psychological thriller by the pioneering German writer Ricarda Huch. A novel of letters from the last century – but one with an astonishingly modern feel. Now for the first time in English.Russia at the beginning of the 20th century.

To counter student unrest, the governor of St Petersburg closes the state university. Soon afterwards he arrives at his summer residence with his family and receives a death threat. His worried wife employs a young bodyguard, Lju, to protect her husband.

Little does she know that Lju sides with the students – and the students are plotting an assassination.

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