The Blue Fox

By: Sjón; translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb

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115pp. Small 8vo (5" x 7.5"). Signed by author to title page. Book has a complete number line from 1-10, is unread, unmarked, bright, tight, and gift quality. Author also wrote "The Whispering Muse" and "From the Mouth of Whales." Born in Reykjavik, he lives there still.

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Set against the stark backdrop of the Icelandic winter, an elusive, enigmatic fox leads a hunter on a transformative quest. At the edge of the hunter's territory, a naturalist struggles to build a life for his charge, a young woman with Down syndrome whom he had rescued from a shipwreck years before. By the end of Sj n's slender, spellbinding fable of a novel, none of their lives will be the same. Winner of the 2005 Nordic Council Literature Prize--the Nordic world's highest literary honor--The Blue Fox is part mystery, part fairy tale, and the perfect introduction to a mind-bending, world-class literary talent.

Title: The Blue Fox

Author Name: Sjón; translated from the Icelandic by Victoria Cribb

Categories: Fiction,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2013

ISBN Number: 0374114455

ISBN Number 13: 9780374114459

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: As new

Jacket Condition: no dj Jacket

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 0002350