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Lagerkvist, Pär 1891-1974

Works: 998 works in 3,854 publications in 34 languages and 23,673 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Short stories  Bibliography  Biographical fiction  Biography  Drama  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Composer, Conceptor, Librettist, Collector
Classifications: PT9875.L2, 839.7372
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Most widely held works by Pär Lagerkvist
Barabbas by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

357 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 19 languages and held by 3,075 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 )

165 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,522 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 )

79 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,309 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 )

75 editions published between 1960 and 1982 in 8 languages and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman om den evige jødes sidste opgør med Gud
Modern theatre : seven plays and an essay by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

10 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 968 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
Pilgrim at sea by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

52 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 938 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
Herod and Mariamne by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

73 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 889 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 )

45 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in 5 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1954 and 1971 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juan Ramón Jiménez, Erik Axel Karlfeldt, Pär Lagerkvist, Selma Lagerlöf( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magic island and other chamber works by Arne Nordheim( )

2 editions published in 1996 in Norwegian and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The marriage feast, and other stories by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

7 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guest of reality by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

29 editions published between 1936 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novelle om åndsmenneskets kamp for friheden
Gäst hos verkligheten by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

97 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gäst hos verkligheten är Pär Lagerkvists självbiografiska barndomsskildring som publicerades första gången 1925 är kanske det mest älskade av nobelpristagarens verk. Berättelsen handlar om den känslige pojken Anders, livet vid järnvägsstationen och uppväxten i en svensk småstad. Det är en hemlighetsfullt skimrande berättelse om de första erfarenheterna av livet. Pär Lagerkvist (1891-1974) blev ledamot av Svenska Akademien 1940 och tilldelades Nobelpriset i litteratur 1951. [Elib]
Evening land = Aftonland by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

33 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

77 editions published between 1941 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sibyl by Pär Lagerkvist( )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 149 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
Bödeln by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

69 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barrabás by Pär Lagerkvist( Book )

63 editions published between 1950 and 2007 in 11 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.21 for Juan Ramó ... to 0.90 for Ordnungssc ...)

The marriage feastThe marriage feast, and other stories
Alternative Names
Laegerkvist, Paer Fabian

Laʾgærqwîst, Pæʾr 1891-1974

Lagekuisite, Peier, 1891-1974

Lagerkvist P.

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

Lagerquist, Pär

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

Περ Λάγκερκβιστ Σουηδός συγγραφέας

Лагерквист П. Ф

Лагерквист, П. Ф 1891-1974

Лагерквист, Пер

Лагерквист, Пер 1891-1974

Лагерквист, Пер Фабиан

Лагерквист, Пер шведский писатель, лауреат Нобелевской премии по литературе

Пер Лагерквист

Пер Лагерквіст

Пер Лаґерквіст

Пер Лаґерквіст шведський письменник

Пэр Лягерквіст

Պեր Լագերքվիստ շվեդ գրող

לאגרקוויסט, פר פאביאן

לגרקויסט, פר

פר לגרקוויסט

פר לגרקוויסט סופר שוודי

بار لاجيركفيست، 1891-1974

بار لاغركفيست

بار لاغركفيست كاتب سويدي

پäر لاگەرکڤست

پار لاقرکویست

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


ラ-ゲルクヴイスト, P. 1891-1974


ラーゲルクヴィスト, パール


The dwarfThe sibylThe marriage feastThe marriage feast, and other storiesThe sibyl