No Way Back (Penguin Classics)

No Way Back (Penguin Classics)

Theodor Fontane

A classic novel approximately marriage and betrayal from the good German realist

Gregarious and adventurous, count number Helmuth Holk is thrilled to be referred to as clear of his solemn and pious spouse to the far-off court docket of a Danish princess. Swept up within the romance of his new atmosphere, he doesn't observe that everybody there isn't what they seem—a indisputable fact that explanations him to come to a decision that has deadly outcomes. A tragicomic novel of a failing marriage and glossy sexual politics, No approach Back is stuffed with the irony, splendor, and masterly discussion for which Theodor Fontane is acclaimed.

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