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The boat of longing; a novel
The boat of longing : a novel

Author: by O. E. R�olvaag; translated from the Norwegian L�ngselens baat by Nora O. Solum. ; O E Rølvaag; Nora O Solum
Publisher: New York : Harper & Brothers, 1933.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Nils Vaag and his travels from a poor region of Norway to urban Minnesota in 1912.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rølvaag, O.E. (Ole Edvart), 1876-1931.
Boat of longing.
New York, London, Harper & brothers, 1933
(OCoLC)574764655
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: by O. E. R�olvaag; translated from the Norwegian L�ngselens baat by Nora O. Solum. ; O E Rølvaag; Nora O Solum
ISBN: 0837170699 9780837170695
OCLC Number: 1343433
Notes: Translation of: Længselens baat.
Description: 304 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The cove under the hill --
In foreign waters --
Adrift --
Hearts that ache.
Other Titles: Længselens baat.
Responsibility: by O.E. Rölvaag ; translated from the Norwegian Længselens baat by Nora O. Solum.

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The story of Nils Vaag and his travels from a poor region of Norway to urban Minnesota in 1912.

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