Mysteries (Norwegian: Mysterier, 1892) is a novel by Norwegian author Knut Hamsun.
 Plot introduction
In this intensely psychological Modernist novel, the community of a small Norwegian coastal town is "[shaken]" by the arrival of eccentric stranger Johan Nagel. An eccentric stranger who proceeds to shock, bewilder, and beguile its bourgeoisie inhabitants with his bizarre behavior, feverish rants, and uncompromising self-revelations.
 Release details
- ^ James Wood. "Addicted to Unpredictability." November 26, 1998. London Review. November 8, 2008 <http://www.lrb.co.uk/v20/n23/wood02_.html>
- ^ Sven Birkerts. Introduction. Mysteries. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006: 10
- ^ http://www.amazon.com/dp/0141186186