h. laxness

Laxness

[lahks-nes]
noun
Halldór Kiljan [hahl-dohr kil-yahn] , 1902–98, Icelandic writer: Nobel Prize 1955.
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Laxness (ˈlaxsnɛs)
 
n
Halldór (Kiljan) (haldəʊr). 1902--98, Icelandic novelist, noted for his treatment of rural working life in Iceland. His works include Salka Valka (1932) and Independent People (1935). Nobel prize for literature 1955

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