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Lannestock, Gustaf

Overview
Works: 34 works in 113 publications in 2 languages and 2,953 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Historical fiction  Domestic fiction  Novels  History  Juvenile works  Biography  Epic fiction  Film adaptations 
Roles: Translator, Author
Classifications: PT9875.M5, 839.736
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Most widely held works about Gustaf Lannestock
 
Most widely held works by Gustaf Lannestock
Unto a good land : a novel by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

17 editions published between 1953 and 1995 in English and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karl Oskar Nilsson and his family and friends arrive from Sweden in 1850 to face the struggles in their new American homeland. In this book the emigrants disembark in New York City. Their journey to a new home in Minnesota Territory takes them by riverboat, steam wagon, Great Lakes steamship, and oxcart to Chisago County. Each settler is entitled to 160 acres, but arriving too late to plant a crop, Nilsson, his family, and friends face particular hardships in their first year in America
The emigrants : a novel by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

19 editions published between 1951 and 1995 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Book One-introduces Karl Oskar and Kristina Nilsson, their 3 young children, and 11 others who make up a resolute party of Swedes fleeing the poverty, religious persecution, and social oppression of Smaland in 1850
The settlers by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karl Oskar and Kristina Nilsson struggle to prosper on their new farm in Minnesota during the 1850s. Kristina, coping with a feeling of loss for Sweden and the difficulty of adapting to a new land, draws strenth from a new found spirituality. Karl Oskar brings more land under cultivation and harvests rye, wheat, and corn. Together they survive blizzards, grasshopper plagues, wildcat speculation in currnecy, and self-righteous neighbors
The last letter home by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Book Four portrays the Nilsson family during the turmoil of living through the era of the Civil War and Dakota Conflict and their prospering in the midst of Minnesota's growing Swedish community of the 1860s-90s
Gunilla : an Arctic adventure by Albert Viksten( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the polar bear cub is full grown she turns on the trapper and his dog who raised her. She goes back to the world of bears, but stays close to the home of the man who had befriended her, until one day she disappears. she disappears
When I was a child by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of the twentieth century, in the poverty-stricken Swedish region of Smaland, young Valter, the son of a soldier, explores the world around him and watches his older brothers emigrate to America. In this novel of the life of a farm boy, first published in three volumes in 1946, Vilhelm Moberg sensitively explores his own childhood. With gentle irony and a loving knowledge of the landscape, the people, and the large issue of class struggle, Moberg offers American readers a deeply moving view of the other side of Swedish immigration
The werewolf; Varulven by Aksel Sandemose( Book )

7 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman fra midten af 1900-tallet, hvor den stolte og frodige Felicia og hendes forhold til mændene er udgangspunkt for en skildring af kærlighedens og jalousiens væsen
Vilhelm Moberg i Amerika by Gustaf Lannestock( Book )

5 editions published in 1977 in Swedish and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kallocain by Karin Boye( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans une société où la surveillance de tous, sous l'œil vigilant de la police, est l'affaire de chacun, le chimiste Leo Kall met au point un sérum de vérité qui offre à l'État Mondial l'outil de contrôle total qui lui manquait. En privant l'individu de son dernier jardin secret, la Kallocaïne permet de débusquer les rêves de liberté que continuent d'entretenir de rares citoyens. Elle permettra également à son inventeur de surmonter, au prix d'un viol psychique, une crise personnelle qui lui fera remettre en cause nombre de ses certitudes. Et si la mystérieuse cité fondée sur la confiance à laquelle aspirent les derniers résistants n'était pas qu'un rêve? Kallocaïne, publié en 1940 en Suède, est l'un des principaux romans dystopiques du XXe siècle avec Nous autres (Zamiatine, 1920), Le Meilleur des mondes (Huxley, 1932), et 1984 (Orwell, 1948)
The settlers by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third volume of The Emigrants follows the fortunes of two brothers, part of an immigrant Swedish family, who take divergent paths to success in 19th century America
The last letter home : a novel by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows The Emigrants and Unto a Good Land. The lives of a family of Swedish immigrants in mid-19th century Minnesota, who change from wilderness pioneers to established citizens in a township
The emigrants by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

2 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emigrants: a novel ... Translated ... by Gustaf Lannestock by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

3 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emigrants parts III and IV : the settlers and last letter home by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Settlers) : Karl Oskar Nilsson and his wife art too entrenched in their new lives in America to consider returning to Sweden. His brother Robert heads west to jouin the gold prospectors whil Karl Oskar struggles to establish himself as a farmer in the face of terrifying obstacles. (Last letter home) : With the arrival of Pastor Torner from Sweden, Karl Oskar and his wife are at last able to devote some time to their spiritual needs. In the small but growing community, the Pastor offers hope and faith in the future to emigrants in a land where adversity and hardship are balanced by the fierce desire to prevail against all odds
The emigrants by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emigrants by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Last Letter home. A novel ... Translated ... by Gustaf Lannestock. [A translation of "Nybyggarna" and "Sista brevet till Sverige".] by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Soldat med brutet gevär.] When I was a Child. Translated by Gustaf Lannestock by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Emigrants, etc by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emigrants by Vilhelm Moberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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