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Bjørneboe, Jens 1920-1976

Overview
Works: 204 works in 1,226 publications in 11 languages and 4,400 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Musical settings  Psychological fiction  Sea stories  Allegories  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Interviews  History 
Roles: Author, Creator, Translator, Other, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PT8950.B528, 839.82374
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Moment of freedom : the Heiligenberg manuscript by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

35 editions published between 1967 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first novel of the "History of Bestiality" trilogy, "the narrator, a servant of justice, is employed to brush gowns and fill inkwells, to be a daily witness to injustice masquerading as a court of law."--Cover
Musica da camera by Morten Gaathaug( )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Norwegian and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The least of these; a novel by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

79 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonas har lesevansker og skal plasseres på hjelpeskolen, "Iddioten". Boken var et stormangrep på norsk skolevesen, og utløste en heftig debatt da den kom ut i 1955
Powderhouse : scientific postscript and last protocol by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

49 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former SS officer is murdered in a lunatic asylum in France. Suspects range from a Russian woman who howls like a wolf to an American general who killed a black maid. Second volume in History of Bestiality, a trilogy by a Norwegian writer exploring the evil inherent in the human race
The sharks : the history of a crew and a shipwreck by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

51 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bird lovers by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Før hanen galer; roman by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

58 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman fra Tyskland under og efter 2. verdenskrig
The silence : an anti-novel and absolutely the very last protocol by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This novel marks the apex and the culmination of the author Jean Bjomeboe's investigations into the nature of evil. Here the study moves to a broader canvas than in earlier works; the enquiring narrator explores not just European history, but the crimes committed by Europeans against the rest of humanity in the name of expansion and conquest. Cortez' destruction of the Aztec empire and Pizarro's of the Incas were crimes of genocide comparable with Hitler's against the Jews, and Columbus' glorious discovery of America becomes simply an act of colonialism: "The Indians had discovered America long before I came." His realization of European culpability and anticipation of the blood-bath that will ensue when the Third World claims its rightful share of the world's riches lead the narrator into a long plunge into the tunnel of depression, from which he emerges in a cathartic realization that human beings have not only an unfathomable capacity for evil, but also an immeasurable capacity for good; man is the destroyer of all things, but also the renewer of all things. The twenty-five years that have passed since this novel was first published have not diminished its relevance and its urgency."--Jacket
Frihetens øyeblikk. Heiligenberg-manuskriptet by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

48 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En retsbetjent i en alpeby tager sit vagabondliv i krigs- og efterkrigstidens Europa op til analyse
Amputation : texts for an extraordinary spectacle by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in Norwegian and English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author wrote two versions of the play. Includes both, plus supplemental texts that provide the materials for a reading and, for the avant-garde theatrical group, a production of the author's shocking and prophetic warning
Drømmen og hjulet; roman by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

36 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om den norske forfatteren Ragnhild Jølsen (1875-1908)
Without a stitch by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

37 editions published between 1967 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bokens etiske perspektiv viser at seksualiteten er uskyldig så lenge moralbudene om redelighet, mot, alminnelig menneskelighet og hensynsfullhet følges. Boken med alle sine overdrivelser og påfunn ble utgitt første gang i 1967, og beslaglagt av politiet etter noen få dager. Både forfatter og forlegger ble dømt for å ha utgitt en utuktig roman som deretter ble inndratt. Bjørneboes essay Istedenfor en forsvarstale er trykt som etterord
Hertug Hans. En novelle by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

40 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Den onde hyrde; roman by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

39 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samfundets ubarmhjertige behandling af en nylig løsladt ungdomsforbryder
Stillheten; en anti-roman og absolutt aller siste protokoll by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

32 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samlede skuespill by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under en hårdere himmel by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

35 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman om landsforrædere efter den tyske besættelse af Norge 1940-45
Samlede dikt by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

22 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boka inneholder lyrikksamlingene Dikt (1951), Ariadne (1953), Den store by (1958) og Dongery (1976), sangtekster fra syngespillene Til lykke med dagen (1965) og Fugleelskerne (1966), samt andre dikt
Semmelweis by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vinter i Bellapalma : av forfatteren Hans Berlows efterlatte papirer by Jens Bjørneboe( Book )

28 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The bird lovers
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Powderhouse : scientific postscript and last protocolThe sharks : the history of a crew and a shipwreckThe bird loversThe silence : an anti-novel and absolutely the very last protocolAmputation : texts for an extraordinary spectacleSemmelweisKeeper of the protocols : the works of Jens Bjørneboe in the crosscurrents of Western literature
Alternative Names
B'ërnebu, Ens

Bjernebue, Jens 1920-1976

Bjøerneboe, Jens

Bjøneboe, Jens 1920-1976

Bjorneboe, Jens

Bjørneboe, Jens 1920-1976

Bjørneboe, Jens Ingvald 1920-1976

Bjornebu, Jenss 1920-1976

Byornbo, Iens

Byornebu, Iens

Jens Bjørneboe écrivain norvégien

Jens Bjørneboe escritor noruego

Jens Bjørneboe Noors auteur

Jens Bjørneboe norsk poet

Jens Bjørneboe Norwegian writer

Jens Bjørneboe norwegischer Schriftsteller

Jens Bjørneboe scriitor norvegian

Jens Bjørneboe scrittore, poeta e drammaturgo norvegese

Yens Byornebu

Йенс Бьёрнебу

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ビョルネボ, J.

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