The Islander: A Biography of Halldor Laxness

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Halldor Gudmundsson
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Description du livre Quercus Publishing, United Kingdom, 2008. Hardback. État : New. 236 x 156 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Halldor Laxness won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1955. During his life, which spanned nearly the entire century, he not only wrote sixty books, but also became an active participant in Europe s idealistic debates and struggles. In the 1930s, Laxness became attracted to Soviet communism. He travelled widely in the Soviet Bloc and, despite witnessing some atrocities, remained a defender of communism until the 1960s. But his political leanings never dominated his work. Laxness continually sought to divulge the world of beauty that lurks beneath the everyday, ensuring his artistry remained a sanctuary of humanism and reflection. In this biography, Gudmundsson has been granted access to unique material by Laxness family. As a result, the interrelationships between Laxness personal life, his politics and his career are meticulously examined. What emerges is a grand description of a fascinating personality in which the manifold conflicts of the 20th century are mirrored. Laxness is a writer of the first degree, a writer I dreamed of coming close to - Boris Pasternak, 1960 When in a bad mood I have picked one of your books. And there the pure and deep sound has welcomed me, strong and charming from the first page - Karen Blixen in an open letter to Laxness in 1952. N° de réf. du libraire AA69781847242846

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Halldor Gudmundsson
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Description du livre Quercus Publishing, United Kingdom, 2008. Hardback. État : New. 236 x 156 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Halldor Laxness won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1955. During his life, which spanned nearly the entire century, he not only wrote sixty books, but also became an active participant in Europe s idealistic debates and struggles. In the 1930s, Laxness became attracted to Soviet communism. He travelled widely in the Soviet Bloc and, despite witnessing some atrocities, remained a defender of communism until the 1960s. But his political leanings never dominated his work. Laxness continually sought to divulge the world of beauty that lurks beneath the everyday, ensuring his artistry remained a sanctuary of humanism and reflection. In this biography, Gudmundsson has been granted access to unique material by Laxness family. As a result, the interrelationships between Laxness personal life, his politics and his career are meticulously examined. What emerges is a grand description of a fascinating personality in which the manifold conflicts of the 20th century are mirrored. Laxness is a writer of the first degree, a writer I dreamed of coming close to - Boris Pasternak, 1960 When in a bad mood I have picked one of your books. And there the pure and deep sound has welcomed me, strong and charming from the first page - Karen Blixen in an open letter to Laxness in 1952. N° de réf. du libraire AA69781847242846

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Halldor Gudmundsson, Phil Roughton
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Description du livre Quercus Publishing. Hardback. État : new. BRAND NEW, The Islander: A Biography of Halldor Laxness, Halldor Gudmundsson, Phil Roughton, Halldor Laxness won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1955. During his life, which spanned nearly the entire century, he not only wrote sixty books, but also became an active participant in Europe's idealistic debates and struggles. In the 1930s, Laxness became attracted to Soviet communism. He travelled widely in the Soviet Bloc and, despite witnessing some atrocities, remained a defender of communism until the 1960s. But his political leanings never dominated his work. Laxness continually sought to divulge the world of beauty that lurks beneath the everyday, ensuring his artistry remained a sanctuary of humanism and reflection. In this biography, Gudmundsson has been granted access to unique material by Laxness' family. As a result, the interrelationships between Laxness' personal life, his politics and his career are meticulously examined. What emerges is a grand description of a fascinating personality in which the manifold conflicts of the 20th century are mirrored. 'Laxness is a writer of the first degree, a writer I dreamed of coming close to' - Boris Pasternak, 1960 'When in a bad mood I have picked one of your books. And there the pure and deep sound has welcomed me, strong and charming from the first page' - Karen Blixen in an open letter to Laxness in 1952. N° de réf. du libraire B9781847242846

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Gudmundsson, Halldor
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Description du livre Quercus Publishing Plc, 2008. État : New. A strong and memorable portrayal of a man who fought heroically to write for the world, but in one of its rarest languages Translator(s): Roughton, Phil. Num Pages: 400 pages, 16 pp b&w photos. BIC Classification: 2ACSC; BGL; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 168 x 42. Weight in Grams: 778. . 2008. Hardcover. . . . . . N° de réf. du libraire V9781847242846

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Gudmundsson, Halldor
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Description du livre Quercus Publishing Plc. État : New. A strong and memorable portrayal of a man who fought heroically to write for the world, but in one of its rarest languages Translator(s): Roughton, Phil. Num Pages: 400 pages, 16 pp b&w photos. BIC Classification: 2ACSC; BGL; DSBH; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 168 x 42. Weight in Grams: 778. . 2008. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. N° de réf. du libraire V9781847242846

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Halldor Gudmundsson
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Description du livre Quercus Publishing 2008-08-07, London, 2008. hardback. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire 9781847242846

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Description du livre Hardback. État : New. Not Signed; Halldor Laxness won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1955. During his life, which spanned nearly the entire century, he not only wrote sixty books, but also became an active participant in Europe's idealistic debates and struggles. In the 1930s, Laxness became attracted to Soviet communism. He tra. book. N° de réf. du libraire ria9781847242846_rkm

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Halldor Gudmundsson
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Description du livre Quercus Publishing, 2008. HRD. État : New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. N° de réf. du libraire GB-9781847242846

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Gudmundsson, Halldor
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