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Werenskiold, Erik Theodor 1855-1938

Overview
Works: 125 works in 278 publications in 6 languages and 1,643 library holdings
Genres: Fairy tales  Juvenile works  Fiction  Folk tales  History  Biography  Folklore  Exhibition catalogs  Illustrated works  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Other, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ8.A89, 398.2109481
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Most widely held works about Erik Theodor Werenskiold
 
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Most widely held works by Erik Theodor Werenskiold
The troll with no heart in his body and other tales of trolls from Norway by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1995 in English and Vietnamese and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected here in a contemporary translation. With these tales we meet witches, trolls and ogres, sly foxes and mysterious bears, beautiful princesses and country lads turned heroes
Fridtjof Nansen : explorer, scientist, humanitarian by Per Vogt( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Nansen followed by chapters written by authors on various aspects of his life and of his work as scientist, politician and artist. Partially translated from Norwegian original published same year. Illustrations include about 30 of Nansen's own drawings and paintings, some not previously published
Fairy tales from the Swedish of G. Djurklo by Nils Gabriel Djurklou( Book )

2 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy tales from the far North by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

8 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-seven fairy tales from Norway
Swedish fairy tales by Nils Gabriel Djurklou( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The family at Gilje; a domestic story of the forties by Jonas Lie( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every step of Jonas Lie's development from this first novel to The Family at Gilje (1883) is of interest to the student of literature. It was a period of hard study, careful, conscientious work, and high resolve to master his powers and to utilize his varied experiences for literary purposes, in order to be able to serve Mother Norway, for one must never forget the intense patriotic ardor of all Norway's great writers, artists, and musicians. By the aid of a government stipend, Lie was enabled to visit Nordland and the western coast to promote his literary production, and soon afterward a second and larger stipend for the purpose of foreign travel made it possible for him to visit Rome, the Mecca of all Scandinavian artists and literati of the period. There he remained more than three years, a time of fruitful toil and stimulating experience. In 1876 he sent home two books relating to life on the western and northern coast, The Good Ship Future, and a collection of short stories. Lie was not content* however, to be "the poet of Nordland," as he at once had been named. His ambition was to be more national. In the broader realms of literary activity the giant figures of Ibsen and Bjornson towered. They were deep in the problems of the day. How could he become national and modern? Instinct led him on in paths that unconsciously he had already trodden. In this nation of seafarers he was the first in modern literature to discover the coast-dwellers and to portray their struggles on the sea. His first book contained a description of a storm in northern waters that makes the reader hold his breath. In the volume of short stories, which in their scenes sweep along the western coast, and in The Good Ship Future as well, there was a distinct odor of the sea. This was natural enough: he had spent his early years in Nordland and in Bergen, the centre of Norwegian shipping, and he loved the sea passionately. In his next novel, The Pilot and his Wife, he put to sea with sails hoisted to the top."--Back cover
Werenskiold : samtlige tegninger og studier til Norske folkeeventyr by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

13 editions published in 1910 in Norwegian and Danish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kunst. kamp. kultur; gjennem 40 aar i tekst og billeder. Originaltegninger og skisser fra kunstnerens egne samlinger by Erik Theodor Werenskiold( Book )

14 editions published in 1917 in 4 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy tales from the Swedish of Baron G. Djurklo by Nils Gabriel Djurklou( Book )

9 editions published between 1887 and 1971 in Norwegian and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Espen ash lad : folk tales from Norway ; from the collected stories of Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Familie auf Gilje : Roman by Jonas Lie( Book )

8 editions published between 1903 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slægtsroman fra et norsk provinshjem i 1880erne
Erik Werenskiold, 1855-1938 by Erik Theodor Werenskiold( Book )

7 editions published in 2011 in Norwegian and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snorre Sturlasøn: by Snorri Sturluson( Book )

2 editions published in 1899 in Norwegian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kongesagaer by Snorri Sturluson( Book )

4 editions published between 1899 and 1957 in Undetermined and Norwegian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erik Werenskiold by Torsten Svedfelt( Book )

5 editions published in 1947 in Norwegian and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Familien på Gilje; interiør fra 1840-årene by Jonas Lie( Book )

6 editions published between 1956 and 1960 in Norwegian and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skildring af en fattig embedsmandsfamilie i en norsk provins i 1840'erne
Frits Thaulow og Erik Werenskiold : 13. juni-13. september 1998 by Fritz Thaulow( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in Norwegian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I skreddertimen by Ingeborg Refling Hagen( Book )

3 editions published in 1930 in Norwegian and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norge, 1814-1914 : tekst og billeder av Norske forfattere og kunstnere, øket folkeutgave av nationalverket Norge i det XIX aarhundrede( Book )

3 editions published in 1914 in Norwegian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nordische Volks- und Hausmärchen by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

2 editions published in 1909 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The troll with no heart in his body and other tales of trolls from Norway
Alternative Names
Erik Theodor Werenskiold

Erik Werenskiold

Erik Werenskiold artista noruego

Erik Werenskiold artiste norvégien

Erik Werenskiold Noors kunstschilder

Erik Werenskiold Norwegian artist

Erik Werenskiold norwegischer Maler und Zeichner

Vērenshioru, Ēriku 1855-1938

Werenskiold, E.

Werenskiold, E. 1855-1938

Werenskiold Erich 1855-1938

Werenskiold, Erik Theodor

Werenskiold, Erik Theodor 1855-1938

Werenskjold, Erik

Ерік Вереншьоль

Эрик Теодор Вереншёлль

Эрык Тэадор Верэншоль

ヴェーレンシオル, エーリク

エーリック・ヴァーレンショルド

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Swedish fairy tales