Põlev lipp

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Põlev lipp
Author Karl Ristikivi
Country  Sweden
Language Estonian
Series Trilogy of chronicles
Publisher Eesti Kirjanike Kooperatiiv
Publication date
Pages 265
ISBN 5-450-01471-6
Followed by Viimne linn

Põlev lipp (English: The Burning Flag / The Burning Banner) is a novel by Estonian author Karl Ristikivi. It depicts King Conradin's Italian campaign. It was first published in 1961 in Lund, Sweden by Eesti Kirjanike Kooperatiiv (Estonian Writers' Cooperative).

In Estonia it was published in 1990.

A translation into the French by Jean Pascal Ollivry, entitled L'étendard en flammes, was published in Paris in 2005.[1]


  1. ^ Karl Ristikivi. L'étendard en flammes. Traduit de l'estonien par Jean Pascal Ollivry. Paris: Alvik, 2005.