The New Temple

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1984).

Price: $35.00

Hardcover. Reprint (although incorrectly stated "first printing"). Translated from the Norwegian by C. Archer. Near fine in attractive, very good dustwrapper with small nicks and tears. A sequel to "The Great Hunger". Bojer was a Norwegian author who caused a brief sensation in the American literary world with the publication of his novel *The Great Hunger* in 1919, and was lauded as the most important Scandinavian writer since Ibsen. He was so critically admired that a book of critiques by James Branch Cabell, John Galsworthy, Joseph Hergesheimer, and Cecil Roberts, with a frontispiece portrait of the author by Kahlil Gibran, was published in 1920. Scarce in jacket.

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Item #377109 The New Temple. Johan BOJER.