Iceland's Bell - Laxness, Halldor Kiljan, and Halldor, and Roughton, Philip (Translated by)

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Sometimes grim, sometimes uproarious, and always captivating, Iceland s Bell by Nobel Laureate Halldor Laxness is at once an updating of the traditional Icelandic saga and a caustic social satire. At the close of the 17th century, Iceland is an oppressed Danish colony, suffering under extreme poverty, famine, and plague. A farmer and accused cord ...

Iceland's Bell 2003, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781400034253

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