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Lagerkvist, Pär 1891-1974

Overview
Works: 987 works in 3,769 publications in 39 languages and 23,533 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Short stories  Bibliography  Biography  Records and correspondence  Drama  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Librettist, Composer, Conceptor
Classifications: PT9875.L2, 839.7372
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Most widely held works by Pär Lagerkvist
Barabbas by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

449 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 31 languages and held by 3,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barabbas, the thief, was acquitted when Christ was crucified, but he cannot put the thought of that man out of his mind. He finds himself drawn to the Christians who remain
The dwarf by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

185 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allegorical tale of renaissance Italy, told in the guise of a diary kept by the court dwarf who both hates and loves his prince, and despises the lascivious princess
The sibyl by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

74 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parable on divine love, the stories of the wandering Jew and an outcast priestess of Delphi
The death of Ahasuerus by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

79 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman om den evige jødes sidste opgør med Gud
Pilgrim at sea by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

67 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Pilgrim at Sea the author has completed his tetralogy (set of 4 books) searching for God--journeying to the Holy Land but we never get there, we are always at sea. In this tale, Giovanni, the priest, insults the pious travelers and advises Tobias to embrace insecurity as the only sure thing because the sea does not concern itself with right and wrong, sin or guilt. You learn to accept yourself from the sea--his existentialist sermon. There is a shipwreck and plundering, etc
Modern theatre : seven plays and an essay by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

10 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translation of some of the works of a leading Scandinavian author. Includes biographical note, bibliography of Lagerkvist's plays and performance photographs of several productions
Herod and Mariamne by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

71 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman bygget over det historiske sagn om Herodes den Store (ca 72-4 f. Kr.), der i uforklarlig ondskab myrder sin kone, Mariamne
The Holy Land by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

44 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in 5 languages and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilgrimmen Tobias ̕møde med det hellige land og den frelsende kærlighed
The marriage feast by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

13 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eternal smile : three stories by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 1971 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guest of reality by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

125 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelle om åndsmenneskets kamp for friheden
Juan Ramón Jiménez, Erik Axel Karlfeldt, Pär Lagerkvist, Selma Lagerlöf( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magic island and other chamber works by Arne Nordheim( )

2 editions published in 1996 in Norwegian and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evening land = Aftonland by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

32 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swedish and English on opposite pages
Bödeln by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

86 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman
Dikter by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

76 editions published between 1941 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sibyl by Pär Lagerkvist( )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this powerful, poetic, and moving parable, the Wandering Jew of medieval Christian legend journeys to Delphi to consult the famed oracle of the pagans. He is turned away but not before learning that one of the most adept of the old priestesses, or sibyls, lives in disgrace in the mountains above the Temple. In her rude goat-hut he seeks the meaning of his disastrous brush with the son of God. She reveals that she, too, has been touched by the son of a god, a very different son, not quite human, born of her own body. He dwells with her as a constant reminder of the betrayal of her mystical and erotic union with the divine, her punishment, and--perhaps--her redemption
Five early works by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Sibylle by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

23 editions published between 1917 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spørgsmålet om livets mening eller mangel på mening drøftet i samtaler mellem den forstødte Sibylle og den evige jøde
Onda sagor by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

33 editions published between 1924 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novellesamlingen "Beske fortællinger" og romanen "Det evige smil" - en fantasi over de dødes vandring gennem himlene for at finde Gud og kræve ham til regnskab for meningen med tilværelsen på jorden
 
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The marriage feast
Alternative Names
Laegerkvist, Paer Fabian

Laʾgærqwîst, Pæʾr 1891-1974

Lagerkvist P.

Lagerkvist P. 1891-1974

Lagerkvist , Paer

Lagerkvist Paer 1891-1974

Lagerkvist, Paer Fabian

Lagerkvist, Paer Fabian 1891-1974

Lagerkvist, Pär

Lagerkvist, Pär 1891-1974

Lagerkvist , Pär Fabian

Lagerkvist, Pär Fabian 1891-1974

Lagerkvist Pär Fabien

Lagerkvist, Per

Lagerkvîst, Pêr 1891-1974

Lagerkvist Per Fabian

Lagerkvist, Per Fabian 1891-1974

Lagerkvistas, Peras 1891-1974

Lāgerkvists, Pērs 1891-1974

Lāgharkfīst, Pār 1891-1974

Lāghirkfīst, Bīr 1891-1974

Pär Fabian Lagerkvist

Pär Fabian Lagerkvist scrittore svedese

Pär Lagerkvist écrivain suédois

Pär Lagerkvist escriptor suec

Pär Lagerkvist escritor sueco

Pär Lagerkvist prozaik, poeta, dramaturg i krytyk szwedzki

Pär Lagerkvist schwedischer Schriftsteller und Dichter

Pär Lagerkvist Sueko a mannurat

Pär Lagerkvist svensk skribent

Pär Lagerkvist Swedish writer

Pär Lagerkvist Zweeds schrijver

Per Lagerkvist

Pêr Lagerkvîst 1891-1974

Per Lagerkwist

Per Laqerkvist

Pers Lāgerkvists

Petrus Lagerkvist

Rāgerukuvisuto, P. 1891-1974

Παίρ Λάγκερκβιστ

Лагерквист П. Ф

Лагерквист П. Ф. 1891-1974

Лагерквист, Пер

Лагерквист, Пер 1891-1974

Лагерквист, Пер шведский писатель, лауреат Нобелевской премии по литературе

Пер Лагерквист

Пер Лагерквіст

Пер Лаґерквіст

Пер Лаґерквіст шведський письменник

Пэр Лягерквіст

לאגרקוויסט, פר פאביאן

פר לגרקוויסט

بار لاجيركفيست، 1891-1974

بار لاغركفيست

پäر لاگەرکڤست

پار لاگرکوسٹ

پار لاگرکویست نویسنده سوئدی

پارلگر کیوسٹ

پێر لاگه‌رکڤیست 1891-1974

पार लागेरक्विस्ट

ಪಾರ್ ಲಾಗೆರ್‍ಕ್ವಿಸ್ಟ್

პერ ლაგერკვისტი

라게르크비스트, 페르 1891-1974

라게르크비스트, 페르 파비안 1891-1974

페르 라게르크비스트

ペール・ラーゲルクヴィスト

ラ-ゲルクヴイスト, P. 1891-1974

ラーゲルクヴィスト

ラーゲルクヴィスト, パール

佩尔·拉格奎斯特

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