Set in Iceland, this story is imbued with the lyrical force of medieval ballads and Nordic myth.
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Halldor Laxness was born near Reykjavik, Iceland, in 1902. His first novel was published when he was seventeen. The undisputed master of contemporary Icelandic fiction, and one of the outstanding novelists of the century, he wrote more than sixty books, including novels, short stories, essays, poems, plays, and memoirs.
Michael Page has been recording audiobooks since 1984 and has over two hundred audiobooks to his credit. He has won several AudioFile Earphones Awards, including for The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch. A professional actor, Michael is currently a professor of theater at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Icelandic
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Book Description Peter Smith Pub Inc, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110844669490