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Rasmussen, Knud 1879-1933

Overview
Works: 501 works in 1,698 publications in 12 languages and 12,908 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Poetry  Biography  Legends  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of screenplay, Other, Compiler, Translator, Scenarist, Honoree, Lyricist, Originator
Classifications: PM64.Z95, 897.1
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Most widely held works by Knud Rasmussen
Eskimo poems from Canada and Greenland by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

37 editions published between 1930 and 1974 in 4 languages and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond the high hills : a book of Eskimo poems by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 1976 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems, which were sung and used for dancing, are assembled here with brilliant color photos taken in the same Hudson Bay area. The poems combine vivid imagery with strong rhythm and simple language
Eskimo songs and stories by Edward Field( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems based on songs and stories of the Netsilik Eskimos reflect their daily life
Greenland by the Polar Sea : the story of the Thule expedition from Melville Bay to Cape Morris Jesup by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

70 editions published between 1900 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the Second Thule Expedition to north Greenland in 1916-18
The people of the Polar north; a record by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

56 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recollections from winter spent among Polar Eskimos as a member of the Danish Literary Expedition to Greenland, 1902-04. Has chapter on fables and legends. Many coloured plates
Magic words : poems by Edward Field( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems based on songs and stories gathered by Knud Rasmussen on the Fifth Thule Expedition, which recorded Inuit legends about the universe and its creation
Songs are thoughts : poems of the Inuit by Maryclare Foa( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English translation of Inuit oral poems collected primarily by the Danish ethnologist Knud Rasmussen on his expedition from Greenland to the Bering Strait
Across Arctic America : narrative of the Fifth Thule expedition by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

24 editions published between 1900 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of the Fifth Thule expedition
Alaskan Eskimo words by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

41 editions published between 1941 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnography and folklore
Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

27 editions published between 1932 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on life, customs and beliefs of Eskimos of the Coronation Gulf area, with texts of songs and legends, data on games and string figures, and lists of words
The Netsilik Eskimos, social life and spiritual culture by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

22 editions published between 1931 and 1976 in English and Danish and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life, customs, beliefs, etc., of Eskimos of the Boothia Peninsula and Back River region of central Northern Canada
Myter og sagn fra Grønland by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

68 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un recueil de mythes groenlandais - un grand classique de la littérature danoise et groenlandaise enfin présenté à un public francophone. Knud Rasmussen était un explorateur célèbre du début du XXe siècle
The Mackenzie Eskimos : after Knud Rasmussen's posthumous notes by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

17 editions published between 1942 and 1976 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of Mackenzie Eskimos. Includes folklore in English and Inuit plus vocabulary list
The eagle's gift : Alaska Eskimo tales by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

6 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intellectual culture of the Iglulik Eskimos by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

22 editions published between 1929 and 1976 in English and Danish and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of the intellectual culture of the Iglulik Eskimos of the Hudson's Bay region, including the Keewatin District. Includes description of religion, mythology and folklore
Den store Slaederejse by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

69 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Světové úspěšné dílo cestopisné literatury, v němž největší dánský polární badatel a cestovatel (1879-1933) líčí svou dlouhou cestu na saních tažených psy do neznámých oblastí Severní Ameriky v letech 1921-1924. Hrdinou vyprávění je Eskymák, "jeho historie, jeho každodenní život, jeho boj o existenci a jeho duchovní život."
Mein reisetagebuch; über das grönländische inlandeis nach dem Peary-land by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

61 editions published between 1915 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on the intellectual culture of the Caribou Eskimos by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

22 editions published between 1930 and 1976 in English and Danish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iglulik and Caribou Eskimo texts by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

18 editions published between 1930 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-eight Eskimo texts of folktales in English and Inuit. Includes vocabulary and place name lists
Eskimo folk-tales by Knud Rasmussen( Book )

16 editions published between 1921 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Magic words : poems
Alternative Names
Khud Johan Victor Rasmussen

Knud Johan Victor Rasmussen

Knud Rasmussen dnischer Polarforscher

Knud Rasmussen Danish explorer and anthropologist

Knud Rasmussen esploratore e antropologo danese

Rasmussen, Knud

Rasmussen, Knud J. 1879-1933

Rasmussen, Knud Johan Victor

Rasmussen, Knud Johan Victor 1879-1933

Кнуд Расмусен

Расмуссен, Кнуд

クヌート・ラスムッセン

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Songs are thoughts : poems of the InuitAcross Arctic America : narrative of the Fifth Thule expeditionEskimo folk-tales