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The Devil's Instrument & Other Danish Stories

Holm, Sven (editor)

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ISBN 10: 0720603803 / ISBN 13: 9780720603804
Published by Peter Owen, 1971
Used Condition Very Good In Dustjacket hardcover
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London. 1971. Peter Owen. 1st English Edition. Very Good In Dustjacket. 266 pages. hardcover. Jacket design by Olivia Johns. 0720603803. keywords: Literature Translated Denmark Anthology Scandinavia. inventory # 26914. FROM THE PUBLISHER - This selection of the best post-war Danish writing ranges from the literary veteran Albert Dam to the most talented young writers. The themes of the stories-with their parallel elements of fantasy and realism-are diverse. Among them are modern fairy tales and those that explore erotic and psychological obsessions and conflicts, providing a broad picture of an interesting and little-known literature, For this volume the editor, Sven Holm, himself a young Danish writer, has chosen twenty-one stories which he thinks will give a representative impression of some of the important trends in Danish literature today. UNESCO Collection of Contemporary Works. Contributors to this volume: Benny Andersen, Anders Bodelsen, Cecil Bodker, Jorgen Gustava Brandt, Leif E. Christensen, Albert Dam, Tove Ditlevsen, Sven Holm, Knud Holst, Frank Jaeger, Hans Lyngby Jepsen, Christian Kampmann, Sven Aage Madsen, Paul Orum, Leif Panduro, Klaus Rifberg, Peter Ronild, Ulla Ryum, Peter Seeberg, Villy Sorensen, Dorritt Willumsen. Bookseller Inventory # 26914

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Publisher: Peter Owen

Publication Date: 1971

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good In Dustjacket

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