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Danske Sprog- og Litteraturselskab

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Works: 1,401 works in 4,117 publications in 9 languages and 9,793 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Periodicals  Dictionaries  Bibliography  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher, isb, Compiler, Author
Classifications: DL147, 948.901
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Most widely held works by Danske Sprog- og Litteraturselskab
Danmarks riges breve by Danske sprog- og litteraturselskab( Book )

318 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diplomatarium Danicum by Lauritz Weibull( Book )

182 editions published between 1939 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heri: 2. rk. Bd. 1-12 (1250-1339)
Tychonis Brahe Dani Opera omnia by Tycho Brahe( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in Latin and English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saxo Grammaticus & the life of Hamlet : a translation, history, and commentary by Saxo( Book )

26 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saxo was probably a canon of Lund Cathedral, at that period a Danish cathedral, and lived at the end of the twelfth century. He was in the service of Archbishop Absalon, who encouraged him to write a history of his own country from the beginnings up to his own time, with a strong Christian bias. Starting with the myths and heroic tales of primitive Scandinavia, he devoted the first nine of his sixteen books to legendary material before dealing with the first kings of the Viking age and finished in 1285, after relating the earlier exploits of King Cnut Valdemarsson. The activities of the Danish kings were intimately bound up with the monarchies of Norway and Sweden; Cnut the Great, one of Saxo's heroes, whose empire stretched as far as Britain and Iceland, was ruler of both these countries. In the last books Saxo took particular concern to describe the campaigns of Valdemar the Great and his warrior archbishop, Absalon, against the Wends of North Germany. The work is a prosimetrum, that is, in six of the first nine books he inserts poems, which are intended to parallel specimens of old Danish heroic poetry in Latin metres. Saxo's Latin prose style is often complex, based as it is on models like Valerius Maximus and Martianus Capella, but he is a lively and compelling story-teller, often displaying a rather sly sense of humour, and an interest in the supernatural. He is the first author to give a full account of Hamlet, whose adventures he relates at some length, the elements of which in a great many respects correspond surprisingly closely with the characters and incidents of Shakespeare's play. Volume I of Saxo Grammaticus contains an introduction from the editor, and the first ten books of Saxo's work
Ordbog over det danske sprog by Danske sprog- og litteraturselskab( Book )

63 editions published between 1918 and 2005 in Danish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ordbog over det danske sprog by Verner Dahlerup( Book )

81 editions published between 1919 and 2005 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acta philologica Scandinavica( )

in Danish and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corpus philosophorum Danicorum medii aevi by Boethius( Book )

13 editions published between 1955 and 1984 in Latin and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LIS Litteratur, information, sprog( )

in Danish and No Linguistic content and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Det danske sprogs historie by Peter Skautrup( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danmarks riges breve( Book )

50 editions published between 1963 and 1993 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diplomatarium Danicum( Book )

23 editions published between 1938 and 1987 in 4 languages and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ogier le Danois dans les littérratures européennes by Knud Togeby( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in 3 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karlamagnús saga : branches I, III, VII et IX( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in French and Icelandic and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ogier le Dannoys. Roman en prose du XVe siècle by Knud Togeby( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in French and French, Old and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ridderroman om den drabelige kæmpe Holger Danske og hans deltagelse i krigseventyr i hele Europa og i Det hellige Land
Danske provinstryk 1482-1830 : en bibliografi by Grethe Larsen( Book )

36 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in Danish and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danske domme 1375-1662 : de private domssamlinger by Danske sprog- og litteraturselskab( Book )

24 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sprachtheoretische Abhandlungen. Im Auftrage der Gesellschaft für Dänische Sprache und Litteratur by J. N Madvig( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in German and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danmarks gamle landskabslove med kirkelovene by Johs Brøndum-Nielsen( Book )

39 editions published between 1933 and 1941 in Danish and Multiple languages and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danske grammatikere fra midten af det syttende til midten af det attende aarhundrede by Henrik Bertelsen( Book )

11 editions published between 1929 and 1979 in Danish and Latin and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
D.S.L.

Dänische Sprach- und Literaturgesellschaft

Dänische Sprach- und Litergesellschaft

Danish Language and Literatur Society (København)

Danske sprog-og litteratur-selskab

Danske sprog- og litteraturselskab, Copenhagen.

Det Danske Sprog- og Litteraturselskab

DSL

DSL (Det danske Sprog- og Literaturselskab) (København)

DSLS

Gesellschaft für Dänische Sprache und Literatur.

Societas Linguae & Litterarum Danicarum

Societas Linguae et Litterarum Danicarum

Societas linguae [et] litterarum Danicarum (København)

Société pour l'étude de la langue et de la littérature danoises

Société pour l'étude de la langue et de la littérature danoises (København)

Société pour l'étude de la lingue et la littérature danoises

Society for Danish Language and Literature

Sprog- og Litteraturselskab

Sprog- og Litteraturselskab Danmark

デンマーク王立国語国文学会

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