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The howling miller

Author: Arto Paasilinna
Publisher: New York : Canongate ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Arriving in northern Finland after World War II to purchase a dilapidated mill, the eccentric Gunnar Huttunen is feared and reviled by local villagers because of his habit of nighttime howling and they soon force him out of local society and into the role of a hermit in the nearby forest.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arto Paasilinna
ISBN: 9781847671813 1847671810
OCLC Number: 213452421
Notes: "Originally published in Finland in 1981 as Ulvovo [sic] mylläri by WSOY."--Title page verso.
Description: 284 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Ulvova mylläri.
Responsibility: Arto Paasilinna ; translated by Will Hobson, from the French of Anne Colin du Terrail.

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Arriving in northern Finland after World War II to purchase a dilapidated mill, the eccentric Gunnar Huttunen is feared and reviled by local villagers because of his habit of nighttime howling and they soon force him out of local society and into the role of a hermit in the nearby forest.

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