Place Published: New York
Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell Company
Date Published: 1962
Edition: First American edition
Book Id: 16211
253pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Green cloth with silver stamped title on backstrip. Very good in a very good dust jacket. The edges of the spine and the corners of the covers are gently bumped. Minor spine lean. The jacket is age-toned and lightly soiled and stained. Price-clipped. Translated by Magnus Magnusson.
Laxness won the Nobel Prize in 1955.