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Hamsun, Knut 1859-1952

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Works: 2,140 works in 9,082 publications in 50 languages and 54,356 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Biography  History  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Domestic fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Creator, Author of introduction, Recipient, Contributor, Correspondent, Editor
Classifications: PT8950.H3, 839.8236
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Hunger by Knut Hamsun( Book )
712 editions published between 1888 and 2016 in 33 languages and held by 4,062 libraries worldwide
In a moment-by-moment internal monologue, the novel portrays the profound anguish of a struggling writer facing the possibility of death in a world indifferent to his existence
Growth of the soil by Knut Hamsun( Book )
468 editions published between 1655 and 2015 in 17 languages and held by 3,519 libraries worldwide
The epic novel of man and nature that won its author the Nobel Prize in Literature-the first new English translation since the novel's original publication ninety years ago
Pan : from Lieutenant Thomas Glahn's papers by Knut Hamsun( Book )
486 editions published between 1 and 2016 in 32 languages and held by 2,358 libraries worldwide
First published in 1894, Knut Hamsun's PAN recounts Thomas Glahn's retrospective narrative of his life and adventures in the Norwegian woods. PAN provides a lyrical, yet disturbing, analysis of love and the recesses of the psyche. This superb new translation restores the power and virtuosity of Hamsun's original and includes an informative Introduction
Mysteries by Knut Hamsun( Book )
233 editions published between 1892 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 2,025 libraries worldwide
"Mysteries is the story of Johan Nielson Nagel, a mysterious stranger who suddenly turns up in a small Norwegian town one summer - and just as suddenly disappears. Nagel is a complete outsider, a sort of modern Christ treated in a spirit of near parody. He condemns the politics and thought of the age, brings comfort to the "insulted and injured," and gains the love of two women suggestive of the biblical Mary and Martha. But there is a sinister side of him: in his vest he carries a vial of prussic acid."--Jacket
Victoria; a love story by Knut Hamsun( Book )
316 editions published between 1 and 2015 in 28 languages and held by 1,957 libraries worldwide
In nineteenth-century Norway, a poet falls in love with the daughter of a wealthy lord, but they find that social pressures and class barriers may destroy their romance
Wayfarers by Knut Hamsun( Book )
167 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,614 libraries worldwide
Exposes life in a poor Norwegian fishing village from the Old days, in a realistic but also satirical way
The women at the pump by Knut Hamsun( Book )
95 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
In their gossiping at the pump the women express the poetry, the tawdriness and, above all, the sheer vitality of life in Hamsun's small coastal town. A birth (where did those brown eyes come from?); a marriage (shotgun?); a death in strange circumstances (the victim flattened by a barrel of whale oil); the up-and-down career of the town's leading citizen and philanderer; the elderly spinster's pregnancy; the sinking of the steamship that is the town's pride and joy. Above all, talk centres on the doings of Oliver Andersen and the large family that he and his wife contrive to create despi
The wanderer by Knut Hamsun( Book )
48 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in German and English and held by 787 libraries worldwide
The Wanderer consists of two closely related novels, Under the Autumn Star and On Muted Strings, has been acclaimed as one of Hamsun's greatest works. The narrator, Knut Pedersen (Hamsun's real name), is a complicated character in search of the simple life, which he hopes to attain by wandering around the Norwegian countryside doing such work as he can find. His quest is continually frustrated, not least by his susceptibility to the wives and daughters of successive employers. In Under the Autumn Star he joins forces, first, with Grindhusen, a man bessed with the faith that ""something wi
Dreamers by Knut Hamsun( Book )
91 editions published between 1904 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 741 libraries worldwide
The antics of Ove Rolandsen, telegraph operator and local Casanova in a fishing village in Norway. He serenades the curate's wife, fights a drunken giant, but taking on the town's fish-glue magnate is a more difficult matter. By the winner of the 1920 Nobel Prize for Literature
August by Knut Hamsun( Book )
101 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in 10 languages and held by 736 libraries worldwide
Translated from the Norwegian with title: August
The cultural life of modern America by Knut Hamsun( Book )
14 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and German and held by 587 libraries worldwide
Wanderers by Knut Hamsun( Book )
96 editions published between 1909 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Series of musings by literary, nature-loving tramp. Autobiographical
Benoni by Knut Hamsun( Book )
114 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 15 languages and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Twee romans die in een afgelegen kustplaatsje in noord-Noorwegen spelen
The ring is closed by Knut Hamsun( Book )
52 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Abel is the only son of a miserly lighthouse-keeper and an alcoholic mother growing up in a remote Norwegian village. As a boy he loves Olga, the pharmacist's daughter, and on returning from America as a young man they fall in love. However, Abel is haunted by the secrets of his travels and his only ambition is to live on the barest of necessities and pursue a life without desire or ambition. With a central character as iconoclastic as Hunger and an evocation of the restrictions of small town life as acute as Mysteries this is one of Hamsun's greatest novels
Rosa by Knut Hamsun( Book )
60 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in 12 languages and held by 461 libraries worldwide
A new translation of a Norwegian classic in which two men vie for the love of a woman. One suitor is a poor painter, the other a rich businessman. By a winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature
Ernest Hemingway, Knut Hamsun, Hermann Hesse ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Segelfoss town by Knut Hamsun( Book )
58 editions published between 1915 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Samfundssatirisk skildring af rodløsheden og hulheden i det moderne miljø i den lille by
Children of the age by Knut Hamsun( Book )
36 editions published between 1914 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Shallow soil by Knut Hamsun( Book )
30 editions published between 1897 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 363 libraries worldwide
This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other Mobile Devices with a small display
The road leads on by Knut Hamsun( Book )
9 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 307 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Chamsoun, Knout
Chamsoun, Knout, 1859-1952
Chamsun, Knut
Don Qvixote
Ego
Gamsunʺ, Knutʺ
Gamsun Knut 1859-1952
H?msun, Kan?t
Hāmcan̲, Naṭ 1859-1952
Hams-un, Knut 1859-1952
Hāmsana, Knūta
Hamsun 1859-1952 K.
Hamsun, K.
Hamsun, K. 1859-1952
Hamsun, Kanoot
Hamsun, Ḳenuṭ 1859-1952
Hāmsūn, Kinūt, 1859-1952
Hamsun, Knud 1859-1952
Hamsun, Knut
Hāmsūn, Knūt, 1859-1952
Hamsun, Knut pseud
Hamsun, Knut (Pseud. de Knut Pedersen)
Hamsun, Knyut'
Hamsun, Qnuṭ, 1859-1952
Hamsunas, Knutas
Hamsunas, Knutas 1859-1952
Hamsund, Knud Pedersen
Hamsund, Knut
Hamsund, Knut Pedersen
Hamsund, Knut Pedersen 1859-1952
Hamsuns, 1859-1952
Hamsuns, K. (Knuts), 1859-1952
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Hamsuns, Knuts 1859-1952
Hamunsheng, 1859-1952
Hamusun, K.
Han Musheng
Hanmusheng, Ke
Knut Hamsun écrivain norvégien
Knut Hamsun escritor noruegués considerado un dos autores máis influentes na novela do século XX
Knut Hamsun Noors auteur
Knut Hamsun Norwegian novelist and Nobel Prize recipient
Knut Hamsun Norwegischer Schriftsteller
Knut Hamsun Norwego a mannurat
Knut Hamsun norweski pisarz, noblista
Knut Hamsun scriitor norvegian
Knut Hamsun scrittore norvegese
Knuts Hamsuns
Naṭhāmcan̲ 1859-1952
Pedersen Hamsund, Knut
Pedersen Hamsund, Knut 1859-1952
Pedersen, Knud
Pedersen, Knud 1859-1952
Pedersen, Knut.
Pedersen Knut 1859-1952
Pedersen, Knut Wirklicher Name von Knut Hamsun 1859-1952
Pedersens, Knuts, 1859-1952
Thode, Knut
Thode, Knut 1859-1952
W.T.
W.T. 1859-1952
Κνουτ Χάμσουν
Гамсун
Гамсун 1859-1952 К.
Гамсун, К. (Кнут), 1859-1952
Гамсун, Кнут
Гамсун Кнут 1859-1952
Гамсунд К. 1859-1952
Гамсунъ, Кнутъ, 1859-1952
Кнут Гамсун норвежский писатель
Кнут Хамсун
Педерсен К. 1859-1952
Хамсун, Кнут, 1859-1952
Կնուտ Համսուն
האמסון, קנוט
האמסון, קנוט 1859-1952
המסון, קנוט
המסון, קנוט 1859־1952
חאמסון, קנוט
פדרסן, קנוט
קנוט האמסון סופר נורווגי, חתן פרס נובל לספרות
קנוט, המסון
كنوت هامسون، 1859-1952
كنوت همسون
نٹ ہمسن
هامسون، کنوت
هامسون، کنوت، 1859-1952
کنوت هامسون نویسنده نروژی
کنوت ھەمسون
کنٹ ہامسن
क्नूट हामसन
ਨੱਟ ਹੈਮਸਨ
ಕ್ನಟ್ ಹ್ಯಾಮ್ಸನ್
ന്യൂട്ട് ഹാംസൺ
คนุท ฮัมซุน
კნუტ ჰამსუნი
크누트 함순 노르웨이의 소설가이다. 노벨 문학상을 수상하였다.
함순
함순, 크누우트 1859-1952
함순, 크누트 1859-1952
합모생, 극노특 1859-1952
クヌート・ハムスン
ハムスン, K
ハムスン, クヌウト
ハムスン, クヌート
克努特·汉姆生
克努特漢姆生
哈姆生
哈姆生, 1859-1952
汉姆生 1859-1952
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English (728)
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French (218)
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