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Skard, Sigmund 1903-1995

Overview
Works: 133 works in 567 publications in 4 languages and 5,092 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Bibliography  Literature 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Editor, Honoree, Redactor, Other, Translator, Recipient
Classifications: E175.8, 917.3
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Most widely held works about Sigmund Skard
 
Most widely held works by Sigmund Skard
The American myth and the European mind ; American studies in Europe, 1776-1960 by Sigmund Skard( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voice of Norway by Halvdan Koht( Book )

17 editions published between 1943 and 1967 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American studies in Europe; their history and present organization by Sigmund Skard( Book )

39 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in 3 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United States in Norwegian history by Sigmund Skard( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Americana Norvegica : Norwegian contributions to American studies by Sigmund Skard( )

14 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American studies in the scholarly sense are old in Europe. But academic chairs and research institutions were late in developing, as they were in the United States themselves. In most European universities the subject was firmly established only after the Second World War. The University of Oslo in Norway in 1946 founded a full professorship of American literature, the first of its kind in Scandinavia, and in 1948 an American Institute. In the following year the Institute started a series of book publications in cooperation with the University of Pennsylvania. This is the second of two volumes titled Americana Norvegica
American civilisation: an introduction by Arie Nicolaas Jan den Hollander( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American studies in Europe Their history and present organisation by Sigmund Skard( )

4 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maj Sønstevold by Maj Sønstevold( )

1 edition published in 1991 in Norwegian and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classical tradition in Norway : an introduction with bibliography by Sigmund Skard( Book )

13 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

USA in focus. Recent re-interpretations by Sigmund Skard( Book )

10 editions published in 1966 in English and Norwegian and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The study of American literature; inaugural lecture of the professor of literature, especially American by Sigmund Skard( Book )

2 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Scandinavian-American interrelations : dedicated to Einar Haugen( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on the Scandinavian collection by Library of Congress( Book )

4 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The use of color in literature, a survey of research by Sigmund Skard( )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dåd og dikt; essays i utval by Sigmund Skard( Book )

11 editions published in 1963 in 3 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Målstrid og massekultur; tankar til ettertanke by Sigmund Skard( Book )

17 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in Norwegian and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norsk litteraturvitenskap i det 20. århundre : festskrift til Francis Bull på 70 årsdagen by Francis Bull( Book )

6 editions published in 1957 in Norwegian and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fridom oglov i norsk historie og litteratur by Halvdan Koht( Book )

10 editions published in 1948 in Norwegian and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norwegian contributions to American studies, dedicated to Sigmund Skard by Brita Seyersted( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mennesket Halvdan Koht by Sigmund Skard( Book )

11 editions published in 1982 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Sigmund Skard Noors taalkundige (1903-1995)

Sigmund Skard Norwegian poet

Sigmund Skard poeta noruego

Sigmund Skard poète norvégien

Skard, Sigmund, 1903-

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