New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1962. First American edition. Hardcover. 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. Item #16211
Laxness won the Nobel Prize in 1955.