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Paradise Reclaimed by Halldor Laxness
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Apr 02, 2002 | ISBN 9780375727580

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Praise

“Laxness has genuine magic as a novelist.”–New York Herald Tribune

"Full of an earthy poetry . . . a style wonderfully wise and entirely Scandinavian in its combination of magic and reality." —The New York Times Book Review

"The qualities of the sagas pervade his writing, and particularly a kind of humor–oblique, stylized and childlike–that can be found in no other contemporary writer." —Atlantic

Awards

Nobel Prize WINNER 1955

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