The New Temple

New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1939.

Price: $30.00

Hardcover. First printing thus. Translated from the Norwegian by C. Archer. Very good with small price sticker removed from front fly, spine ends lightly faded, corners moderately worn in a good only price-clipped dustwrapper with 4" by 2" piece missing from top edge of rear panel, spine faded. 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. This is an Appleton Century Book, Appleton Dollar Library.

Item #392866

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Item #392866 The New Temple. Johan BOJER.