Download e-book for kindle: Brenda, My Darling: The Love Letters of Fridtjof Nansen to by Brenda Ueland,Fridtjof Nansen,Eric Utne,Per Egil Hegge

By Brenda Ueland,Fridtjof Nansen,Eric Utne,Per Egil Hegge

Brenda Ueland, writer of “the most sensible ebook on writing ever written,” (Carl Sandburg on with a purpose to Write), and buyer saint of all aspiring writers, was once the recipient of greater than 30 love letters from the Norwegian explorer, humanitarian and winner of the 1922 Nobel Peace Prize Fridtjof Nansen. the 2 met in
New York urban in 1929. they'd a quick love affair and a yr lengthy correspondence until eventually his demise. Brenda, My Darling provides Nansen’s letters to Ueland, (hers to him are misplaced) and a sampling of Ueland’s released paintings and unpublished diaries. Nansen’s love letters are the most passionate, candid and eloquent within the English language.

From the Foreword, via Nansen biographer according to Egil Hegge:
“These love letters from Fridtjof Nansen to Brenda Ueland make for compelling examining. Nansen’s fiery confessions of his nice love for Ueland could were thought of semi-pornographic just a part century in the past. The Norwegian announcing “when the outdated apartment catches fireplace, it burns with nice heat,” absolutely applies. yet, as the letters are so earnest, so excessive and so fantastically written, it really is extra acceptable to categorise them as literature - a real love song...”

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