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The atom station.

Author: Halldór Laxness
Publisher: London, Methuen [1961]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This satirical novel is told by a country girl from the north who works as a maid in the house of her Member of Parliament, and emerges as the one obstinate reality in a world of fantasy. A black comedy, it is a social commentary on politics, big business and all the pretentions of authority.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Halldór Laxness, 1902-1998.
Atom station.
London, Methuen [1961]
(OCoLC)647059627
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Halldór Laxness
OCLC Number: 1182055
Description: 201 pages 21 cm
Other Titles: Atómstöðin.
Responsibility: Translated by Magnus Magnusson.

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This satirical novel is told by a country girl from the north who works as a maid in the house of her Member of Parliament, and emerges as the one obstinate reality in a world of fantasy. A black comedy, it is a social commentary on politics, big business and all the pretentions of authority.

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