Justice Undone

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Justice Undone
Justice Undone cover.jpg
Cover to the English edition
AuthorThor Vilhjálmsson
Original titleGrámosinn glóir
TranslatorBernard Scudder
GenreCrime novel
PublisherMál og menning
Publication date
Published in English
Media typePrint (Hardback & Paperback)
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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.