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Growth of the soil.

by Knut Hamsun

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Published by The Modern Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Norway -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated from the Norwegian by W.W. Worster.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesThe Modern library of the world"s best books, Modern library of the world"s best books
    ContributionsWorster, W. J. Alexander 1882-1929.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.H1903 Gr 13
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304p 1l,7-276p
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24196068M
    OCLC/WorldCa5652773

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It helped me to connect to the land in a deeper way, and being in situ, so to speak, made the book become more alive to me. If you ever have the chance to visit this amazing country, I highly recommend you take this book as a travelling companion/5(40).

GROWTH OF THE SOIL By Knut Hamsun Translated from the Norwegian by W.W. Worster No date on this edition, but say: “now in Public Domain in the U.S.” pages. Comments by Bob Corbett May In an article which W.W. Worster wrote inand is included as an appendix in the novel, Worster says of this book.

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'Growth of the Soil was a worldwide sensation and almost from the day of publication there were rumors that Hamsun would win the Nobel Prize Singer admitted to being 'hypnotized' by him; Hesse called him his favorite writer; Hemingway recommended his novels to Scott Fitzgerald; Gide compared him to Dostoyevsky, but believed Hamsun /5(38).

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