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Free e-book: “The Old Man” by Sof’ia Engel’gardt

August 6, 2016

Click one of the links below to download “The Old Man,” an 1857 short story by Ol’ga N. (Sof’ia Engel’gardt), in English and Russian.

You can get it in .mobi format (for Kindle e-readers), .epub (for many other e-readers and apps), or as a .pdf. It’s licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license. Feel free to read it, distribute it, use part or all of it in an anthology of women writers or Crimean War fiction, or whatever you like under the license terms.

Link to “The Old Man” in .pdf, .epub., and .mobi format at the University Digital Conservancy of the University of Minnesota

3 Comments leave one →
  1. August 7, 2016 4:36 am

    Thank you – for all your hard work and for sharing this with us!

  2. August 7, 2016 8:12 am

    Ditto! The Afterword is a very interesting read, and I hope you’re right that she’s coming into more of her due in terms of public attention.


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