«Home of the Gentry» in Russian with a Parallel Translation

Book Home of the Gentry (Дворянское гнездо) in
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78%
Original title: 
Дворянское гнездо
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Language: 
Russian
Difficulty: 
C2
Year: 
1859
Number of pages: 
143

"Home of the Gentry" is a novel by Ivan Turgenev, published in 1859. In the center of the plot is the nobleman Fyodor Ivanovich Lavretsky. His mother died early, so Lavretsky was raised by a tough aunt far from his father's house. Varvara Pavlovna becomes Lavretsky's wife. She is a flirtatious girl and this marriage brings Fyodor Ivanovich a lot of suffering. Then he realizes whom he truly loves.