Fathers and Sons (Penguin Classics)

Fathers and Sons (Penguin Classics)


Turgenev's undying story of generational collision, in a gleaming new translation

When Arkady Petrovich returns domestic from university, his father reveals his keen, naïve son replaced virtually past attractiveness, for the impressionable Arkady has fallen less than the robust impression of the buddy he has introduced domestic with him. A self-proclaimed nihilist, the ardent younger Bazarov shocks Arkady's father along with his criticisms of the landowning lifestyle and his selection to overthrow the conventional values of latest society. Vividly shooting the hopes and fears, regrets and delusions of a altering Russia round the heart of the 19th century, Fathers and Sons is Ivan Turgenev's masterpiece.

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