In Praise of Truth by Torgny Lindgren
The Personal Account of Theodore Marklund, Picture-Framer

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Marklund the picture-framer sinks all his savings into a Madonna by Dardel. Suddenly the picture makes a duplicate appearance, in the studio of the man with the goatee beard, the tax authorities confiscate the original and the sitter's son turns up asserting it is stolen property.

About Torgny Lindgren

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Torgny was born in Norsjo, Sweden. His works so far published in english include Bathsheba, Light and In Praise of Truth. Gunnar Kopperud was born in Norway in 1946. He has worked as a war reporter in Africa for the Norwegian press and the Associated Press, and he is the author of the novel "The Time of Light," He lives in Norway. Tom Geddes is the award-winning translator of "The Way of the Serpent" by Torgny Lindgren, "Dreamers" by Knut Hamsun, and "The Tale of a Dog" by Lars Gustaffson.
Published March 1, 1995 by Harpercollins. 211 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs. Fiction

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