Justice Undone

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Justice Undone
Justice Undone cover.jpg
Cover to the English edition
AuthorThor Vilhjálmsson
Original titleGrámosinn glóir
TranslatorBernard Scudder
LanguageIcelandic
GenreCrime novel
PublisherMál og menning
Publication date
1986
Published in English
1998
Media typePrint (Hardback & Paperback)
ISBN1-899197-10-9
OCLC32700822
839/.6934 21
LC ClassPT7511.T39 G7313 1993

Justice Undone (Icelandic: Grámosinn glóir) is a novel by Icelandic author Thor Vilhjálmsson. It was first published in 1986.

This crime story is based on an Icelandic trial dating back to the 19th century when two half-siblings were accused of having committed incest. The novel pivots on the magistrate of the trial who has just returned from his studies in Copenhagen.[1]

In 1988, Thor won the Nordic Council Literature Prize for the book.[1] It was translated to English in 1998 by Bernard Scudder.

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