Independent People

Independent People

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Set in Iceland, this story is imbued with the lyrical force of medieval ballads and Nordic myth.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 544 pages
  • 124 x 196 x 38mm | 621.43g
  • The Harvill Press
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 1860467768
  • 9781860467769
  • 1,045,433

About Halldór Laxness

Hallador Laxness (1902-98) was born near Reykjavik, Iceland. His first novel was published when he was 17. The undisputed master of contemporary Icelandic fiction and one of the outstanding novelists of the twentieth century, his work was translated into more than 30 languages. He was awarded the Novel Prize for Literature in 1955.
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6,938 ratings
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3 14% (1,001)
2 4% (297)
1 2% (138)
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