Crimson Sails

Crimson Sails

Alexander Grin


red Sails is a vintage event story of affection and desire within the great thing about one’s desires. Written by way of Russia’s Alexander Grin in 1923, this brief fable novel introduces readers to Soll, a hopeful younger lady who has been ostracized in her village. while a mysterious storyteller informs her of a major send with purple sails that may come for her, Soll turns into much more remoted from her associates, who view her as feeble-minded. In a shocking twist, her prophecy comes real in a such a lot unforeseen manner. Grin is understood for his prolific and adept use of metaphor, and the current translation preserves and highlights this equipment. red Sails has thrilled Russian readers for many years, yet has loved constrained publicity outdoor of Russia. the radical is so affecting to Russians, actually, that every 12 months St. Petersburg holds a pink Sails competition. furthermore, the romance was once made right into a movie in 1961. This pleasant novel will fill readers--both adults and youngsters alike--with wish and a renewed trust within the fantastic thing about the human spirit.

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