• publisher: Feedbooks
  • rights: {}
  • description: Vladimir Petrovich Voldemar, a 16-year-old, is staying in the country with his family and meets Zinaida Alexandrovna Zasyekina, a beautiful 21-year-old woman, staying with her mother, Princess Zasyekina, in a wing of the manor. This family, as with many of the Russian minor nobility with royal ties of that time, were only afforded a degree of respectability because of their titles; the Zasyekins, in the case of this story, are a very poor family. The young Vladimir falls irretrievably in love with Zinaida, who has a set of several other (socially more eligible) suitors whom he joins in their difficult and often fruitless search for the young lady's favour.
  • language: en
  • creator: Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev
  • title: First Love
  • source: http://gutenberg.org
  • meta: {'content': 'book-cover', 'name': 'cover'}
  • coverage: {}
  • date: ['1860', '2008-03-11']
  • identifier: ['urn:uuid:f3b02c70-0377-11e3-b775-001cc0a62c0b', 'http://www.feedbooks.com/book/2298']
  • subject: [['Fiction', 'Romance'], 'Short Stories']
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