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Undset, Sigrid 1882-1949

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Works: 1,228 works in 4,309 publications in 11 languages and 37,474 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Personal narratives‡vNorwegian  Church history  History  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Interviews  Apologetic works 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Translator, Creator, Correspondent, Other, Recipient, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist
Classifications: PT8950.U5, 839.823
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Kristin Lavransdatter by Sigrid Undset( Book )
103 editions published between 1923 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 2,801 libraries worldwide
The cycle follows the life of Kristin Lavransdatter, a fictitious Norwegian woman living in the 14th century. Kristin grows up in Sil in Gudbrandsdalen, the daughter of a well-respected and affluent farmer. She experiences a number of conflicts in her relationships with her parents, and her husband Erlend, in medieval Norway. She finds comfort and conciliation in her Catholic faith
Kristin Lavransdatter by Sigrid Undset( Book )
57 editions published between 1922 and 1996 in English and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
"The winner of the 1928 Nobel Prize for literature telling of normal events in the life of a medieval woman Kristin Lavransdatter."
The bridal wreath by Sigrid Undset( Book )
25 editions published between 1923 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
Translation of: Kransen. Volume I of the triology discribes young Kristin's stormy romance in fourteenth century Norway with the dashing Erlend Nikulausson, a young man perhaps overly fond of women, of whom her father strongly disapproves
The master of Hestviken by Sigrid Undset( Book )
33 editions published between 1925 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 1,075 libraries worldwide
The cross by Sigrid Undset( Book )
25 editions published between 1922 and 2011 in English and held by 922 libraries worldwide
Translation of: Korset. The narrative of a woman's life in fourteenth-century Norway as she reconstructs her world after the devastation of the Black Death and the loss of almost everything that she has loved
The mistress of Husaby by Sigrid Undset( Book )
24 editions published between 1925 and 1987 in English and held by 840 libraries worldwide
Set in fourteenth-century Scandinavia, it is a novel about one woman's life, a story inspired by the Catholic art of life
Jenny; a novel by Sigrid Undset( Book )
154 editions published between 1911 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 828 libraries worldwide
Jenny is a talented Norwegian painter who enters into an affair with the father of one of her suitors, and when she becomes pregnant, she decides to raise the baby on her own
Gunnar's daughter by Sigrid Undset( Book )
13 editions published between 1909 and 1998 in English and held by 819 libraries worldwide
After Vigdis Gunnarsdatter is raped and later bears a child, she is determined to raise her in a man's world, but she forfeits her happiness by making wrong choices
Men, women, and places by Sigrid Undset( Book )
9 editions published between 1938 and 1969 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
Ida Elisabeth by Sigrid Undset( Book )
49 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 782 libraries worldwide
This is "the story of Ida Elisabeth, who marries her teenage sweetheart. Early in their marriage, she realizes that her charming husband is incapable of supporting the family and she sews dresses to make ends meet. After the marriage falls apart, Ida Elisabeth moves with her children to a small town, where she attracts the attention of a man with the drive her husband lacked. As she contemplates marring again, her former husband, now gravely sick, re-enters her life" --Cover, p. 4
Return to the future by Sigrid Undset( Book )
10 editions published in 1942 in English and Norwegian and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Personal account of the war in Norway, spring of 1940
Stages on the road by Sigrid Undset( Book )
10 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in English and held by 740 libraries worldwide
Madame Dorthea by Sigrid Undset( Book )
7 editions published between 1940 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 722 libraries worldwide
Saga of saints by Sigrid Undset( Book )
14 editions published between 1934 and 1968 in English and held by 718 libraries worldwide
The faithful wife by Sigrid Undset( Book )
8 editions published between 1937 and 1987 in English and held by 584 libraries worldwide
Sigurd falls in love with a young girl after sixteen years of happy Norwegian family life
The burning bush by Sigrid Undset( Book )
5 editions published between 1932 and 1987 in English and held by 579 libraries worldwide
The axe by Sigrid Undset( Book )
9 editions published between 1928 and 1975 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
Catherine of Siena by Sigrid Undset( Book )
10 editions published between 1953 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 571 libraries worldwide
True and untrue and other Norse tales by Sigrid Undset( Book )
13 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 571 libraries worldwide
Norwegian folk tales based on tales collected by Moe and Asbjornsen in their "East o' the sun, west o' the moon."
The snake pit by Sigrid Undset( Book )
14 editions published between 1925 and 1975 in English and held by 571 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Svarstad, Sigrid Undset
Svarstad, Sigrid Undset, 1882-1949
Undset, Sigrid
Undset, Singrid, 1882-1949
Undset, Sygryda.
Undset', Zigrid
Undsete, Sigrida, 1882-1949
Undsete, Sigrija, 1882-1949
Undsetová, Sigrid
Ūndsit, Sīgrīd
Unset, Sigrid
Unset, Sigrid, 1882-1949
Unsete, Sigrija
Unsete, Sigrija, 1882-1949
Unsetto
Uwndsit, Sīfrīd, 1882-1949
Унсет, Сигрид, 1882-1949
سيغريد أوندست، 1882-1949
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Languages
English (467)
Norwegian (73)
German (42)
French (25)
Polish (8)
Danish (6)
Swedish (6)
Dutch (6)
Bokmal, Norwegian (1)
Italian (1)
Czech (1)
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