A grand, sweeping saga of sacrifice and struggle by a Nobel laureate, this tale recaptures the world of Norwegian homesteaders at the turn of the 20th century.A grand, sweeping saga of sacrifice and struggle by a Nobel laureate, this tale recaptures the world of Norwegian homesteaders at the turn of the 20th century.Read Less
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Good. 1921 Hardcover front. (port. ) Text in English; Norwegian. 2 v. Former Library book. "Original title 'Markens gr¦de. '"--Note on verso of t. -p.; "Knut Hamsun, by W. W. Worster": v. 2, p. 257-276. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
I couldn't put this book about farming "pioneers" in Norway down. I highly recommend it to anyone who is interested in historical fiction. There is a reason it won the Nobel Prize. The characters in the story are well developed and you want to keep reading to find out what happens to them.
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