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Heinesen, William 1900-1991

Overview
Works: 297 works in 1,266 publications in 19 languages and 4,876 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Musical settings  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Translator, Composer, Lyricist, Client
Classifications: PT8175.H367,
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Publications about William Heinesen
Publications by William Heinesen
Publications by William Heinesen, published posthumously.
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The lost musicians by William Heinesen( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Tre brødre skildres som repræsentanter for det menneskelige midt i pengestræb og religiøs fanatisme
The kingdom of the earth by William Heinesen( Book )
46 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 315 libraries worldwide
En hverdagshistorie om urtekræmmeren Jacob Sif, hvis smukke kone Viola har forladt ham. Han bliver bedstefader, da hans datter Antonia bliver uægteskabelig moder til drengebarnet Jacob
Laterna magica by William Heinesen( Book )
22 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 258 libraries worldwide
The black cauldron by William Heinesen( Book )
71 editions published between 1949 and 1999 in 12 languages and held by 229 libraries worldwide
La marmite : un petit port des îles Féroé, sur fond de Seconde Guerre mondiale. Les fantômes et les esprits des montagnes côtoient désormais les armateurs et les spéculateurs. Publié en 1949, un roman chaleureux et intransigeant
De fortabte spillemaend by William Heinesen( Book )
114 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 11 languages and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Tre brødre skildres som repræsentanter for det menneskelige midt i pengestræb og religiøs fanatisme
Windswept dawn by William Heinesen( Book )
38 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 210 libraries worldwide
The Faroes, or, more precisely, Faroese life, are subject and plot, respectively, of this, Heinesens's 1934 first novel, appearing finally in its first English translation. Among the principals are a Lutheran minister slipping into paranoiac delusions; a dour, suspicious, shrewd village shopkeeper; a woman innkeeper and majordomo-for-hire with a shrouded past; the philosophical and compassionate male teacher at a small islands school; a bad penny of an evangelical Adventist missionary; a meek, compulsively eavesdropping, middle-aged itinerant; and a thoughtful, wondering youth just awakening to the world. The story, such as it is, consists of what these people and others think and how they interact within the span of roughly one year
The good hope by William Heinesen( Book )
60 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 12 languages and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Roman om livet på Færøerne 1669-70 set med en tilflyttet præsts øjne
Surrounded by Sunleif Rasmussen( file )
4 editions published in 2002 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Noatun by William Heinesen( Book )
69 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Om menneskenes kamp mod de vanskelige naturforhold på Færøerne
Barbara : novel by Jørgen-Frantz Jacobsen( Book )
18 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 79 libraries worldwide
En livslysten præstekones dramatiske skæbne på Færøerne på Frederik V's tid
Det fortryllede lys by William Heinesen( Book )
27 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The Art of the Faroe Islands by William Heinesen( Book )
35 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Fortaelinger fra Thorshavn : i udvalg og med forord af Erik Vagn Jensen by William Heinesen( Book )
27 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Don Juan fra Tranhuset by William Heinesen( Book )
17 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Det dyrebare liv; Jørgen-Frantz Jacobsen i strejflys af hans breve by Jørgen-Frantz Jacobsen( Book )
28 editions published between 1958 and 1997 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 59 libraries worldwide
The tower at the edge of the world : a poetic mosaic novel about my earliest youth by William Heinesen( Book )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Tårnet ved verdens ende : en poetisk mosaik-roman om den yngste ungdom by William Heinesen( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Her skal danses : seks fortællinger by William Heinesen( Book )
22 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Samlede digte by William Heinesen( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in Danish and Undetermined and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Kur mod onde Ånder by William Heinesen( Book )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 48 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gulielmus Heinesen
Heinesens, Viljams 1900-1991
William Heinesen Deens kunstschilder
William Heinesen Faroese Danish-language writer
William Heinesen färöischer Dichter
William Heinesen scrittore, poeta e pittore faroese
Вільям Хайнесен
Хайнесен, Вильям
Хайнесен, Вильям 1900-1991
ヴィリアム・ハイネセン
威廉·海纳森
Languages
Danish (419)
English (70)
Faroese (38)
German (32)
Swedish (20)
Icelandic (20)
Norwegian (18)
French (12)
Polish (7)
Multiple languages (7)
Czech (6)
Italian (5)
Estonian (2)
Kalatdlisut (2)
Lithuanian (2)
Finnish (2)
Hungarian (2)
Dakota (1)
Frisian (1)
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