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Under the Autumn Star by Knut Hamsun

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Under the Autumn Star
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Publisher: eBooks@Adelaide
ISBN/ASIN: 1557133433

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This is the story about the wanderer Knut Pedersen (actually Hamsun's real name), wandering around the Norwegian countryside doing such work as he can find, while having his eyes wide open to study nature and his fellow human beings.

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