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Anderson, Rasmus B. (Rasmus Bjørn) 1846-1936

Overview
Works: 244 works in 1,019 publications in 3 languages and 11,544 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Romances  Manuscripts  Bibliography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Arthurian romances  Fairy tales  Folklore 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Composer, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: E105, 839.6
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America not discovered by Columbus : a historical sketch of the discovery of America by the Norsemen, in the tenth century by Rasmus B Anderson( Book )

83 editions published between 1874 and 2017 in English and Norwegian and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norse mythology; or, The religion of our forefathers, containing all the myths of the Eddas, systematized and interpreted by Rasmus B Anderson( Book )

42 editions published between 1875 and 2011 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Heimskringla, a history of the Norse kings by Snorri Sturluson( Book )

36 editions published between 1906 and 2008 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sagas about the Norwegian kings
Teutonic mythology; gods and goddesses of the Northland by Viktor Rydberg( Book )

18 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English translation of Anderson's compendium of Germanic myth and legend
Romances and epics of our northern ancestors, Norse, Celt and Teuton by Wilhelm Wägner( Book )

17 editions published between 1906 and 1911 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creative spirits of the nineteenth century by Georg Brandes( Book )

12 editions published between 1923 and 1967 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of popular tales from the Norse and north German by George Webbe Dasent( Book )

18 editions published between 1906 and 2011 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mainly a translation of Asbjornsen's collection of Norse fairy tales
The Elder Eddas [sic] of Saemund Sigfusson by Edda Saemundar( Book )

17 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Volsunga saga by Eiríkr Magnússon( Book )

15 editions published between 1906 and 2008 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1907 volume contains The Volsunga Saga translated from the Icelandic into English. It is one of the many translations of the Norse legends published by William Morris and Eiríkr Magnússon
The story of Burnt Njal : the great Icelandic tribune, jurist, and consellor by Njála( Book )

13 editions published between 1906 and 2008 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A translation of the Icelandic saga, the main character of which is Burnt Njal; the saga was first written down in the 13th century
The nine books of the Danish history of Saxo Grammaticus by Saxo( Book )

14 editions published between 1905 and 1911 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first chapter of Norwegian immigration (1821-1840) : its causes and results : with an introduction on the services rendered by the Scandinavians to the world and to America by Rasmus B Anderson( )

31 editions published between 1895 and 2012 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drawing on recent studies of the links between empire, colonialism, and genocide, Nazi Empire: German Imperialism and Colonialism from Bismarck to Hitler examines German history from 1871 to 1945 as an expression of the aspiration to imperialist expansion and the simultaneous fear of destruction by rivals. Acknowledging the important differences among the Second Empire, the Weimar Republic, and the Third Reich, Shelley Baranowski nonetheless reveals a common thread: the drama of German imperialist ambitions that embraced ethnic homogeneity over diversity, imperial enlargement over stasis, and "living space" as the route to the biological survival of the German Volk "--
A happy boy : and later sketches by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson( )

13 editions published between 1881 and 2014 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An early recipient of the Nobel Prize in literature, Bjornstjerne Bjornson is considered one of the masters of Norwegian fiction. The short novel A Happy Boy recounts the life of Oyvind, a perpetually jolly child who is able to rise above his family's lack of material wealth and bring true contentment and joy into the lives of many
Viking tales of the North : the sagas of Thorstein, Viking's son, and Fridthjof the Bold by Rasmus B Anderson( Book )

23 editions published between 1877 and 2015 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translated and edited by prominent Scandinavian historians Rasmus Anderson and George Stephens, this volume includes the Icelandic sagas of Fridthjof the Bold and Thorstein, the third son of Erik the Red and youngest brother of Leif Ericsson. The Thorstein saga tells the story of the young Thorstein Ericsson, but begins with the journeys of his older brothers, Leif and Thorvald, to Vinland. Briefly recounting Leif's discovery and founding of the settlement, the saga continues with Thorvald's trip to join his brother. When Thorvald and his men reach Vinland, they are attacked and killed by natives, called Skraelings. Hearing of his brother's death, Thorstein sails to retrieve his body. However, his expedition gets lost and he and his crew undergo a perilous journey
History of the literature of the Scandinavian North from the most ancient times to the present by Fr. Winkel Horn( Book )

20 editions published between 1883 and 2002 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among cannibals; an account of four years' travels in Australia and of camp life with the aborigines of Queensland by Carl Lumholtz( Book )

10 editions published between 1889 and 1908 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chap. 3; Corroboree song, subincision knife from Georgina R., artefacts (W. Qld.); Chap. 6; Description of station natives of Herbert R. area; Hunting, tree-climbing, weapons, camps; Chap. 9; Distribution of food, method of tree climbing, physical description and habits; Borboby= settlement of inter-group disputes by combat; Menstrual taboo on women, ritual adornment; Chap. 10; Physique etc., birth & infanticide, cicatrization, firemaking, gathering honey; Chap. 11; Method of cooking & eating eggs; Songs (words & melody in notations); Chap. 12; Treatment of women; Martial relations, cannibalism; Huts, clothing, tribal lands and boundaries; Chap. 14; Dingoes, diseases and treatment; Chap. 15; Daily life in camp, childhood, kinship terms; Chap. 16; Mourning; Chap. 17; Marriage & elopement Chap. 19; Secular dancing; Chap. 20; Black police & a murder; Chap. 21; Physical anthropology (cranial measurements); Chap. 22; Inter-tribal hostility, cannibalism; Chap. 23; Burial, belief in spirits & life after death, medicine men, magic; Chap. 26; Message sticks; Language notes, short vocab.; Chap. 27; Gracemere harpooning dugong; Chap. 28-29; Degeneration in contact
Synnöve Solbakken by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson( Book )

20 editions published between 1822 and 1899 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romanklassikeren Synnøve Solbakken var Bjørnstjerne Bjørnsons første ”bondefortelling” og i realiteten norgeshistoriens første moderne roman. Den ble utgitt i 1857 da forfatteren var 25 år gammel. Romanens språk, fortellerteknikk og menneskeskildring markerer et tidsskille og Nordens moderne romantradisjon står i gjeld til Synnøve Solbakken
The Arthurian tales, the greatest of romances which recount the noble and valorous deeds of King Arthur and the knights of the Round table by Thomas Malory( Book )

11 editions published between 1906 and 1911 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Norse mythology; or, The religion of our forefathers, containing all the myths of the Eddas, systematized and interpreted
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Norse mythology; or, The religion of our forefathers, containing all the myths of the Eddas, systematized and interpretedA collection of popular tales from the Norse and north GermanThe Elder Eddas [sic] of Saemund SigfussonThe Volsunga sagaViking tales of the North : the sagas of Thorstein, Viking's son, and Fridthjof the BoldHistory of the literature of the Scandinavian North from the most ancient times to the present
Alternative Names
Anderson, R.-B.

Anderson, R. B. 1846-1936

Anderson, R. B. (Rasmus Bjørn), 1846-1936

Anderson, Rasmus B. 1846-1936

Anderson, Rasmus B. (Rasmus Björn), 1846-1936

Anderson, Rasmus Bjoern 1846-1936

Anderson, Rasmus Bjorn

Anderson, Rasmus Bjørn 1846-1936

Rasmus B. Anderson

Rasmus B. Anderson diplomático estadounidense

Rasmus Björn Anderson diplomate américain

Расмус Бьёрн Андерсон американский дипломат

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