An Iceland Fisherman

An Iceland Fisherman

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An Iceland Fisherman is a novel by French author Pierre Loti that depicts the romantic but inevitably sad life of Breton fishermen who sail each summer season to the stormy Iceland cod grounds...A story of tragic love, set in the Breton village of Paimpol. In the 19th century, most of the young men joined the cod-fishing fleets, which spent several months each year in Icelandic waters. There was a high risk of mortality.First published in 1886, An Iceland Fisherman is considered to be a classic of French literature today.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 17mm | 426g
  • English
  • 1674755120
  • 9781674755120

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847 ratings
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5 30% (253)
4 37% (314)
3 24% (203)
2 7% (63)
1 2% (14)
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