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Hamsun, Knut 1859-1952

Works: 2,708 works in 10,084 publications in 49 languages and 57,612 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Autobiographical fiction  Biography  Biographical films  Romance fiction  Historical films  History  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Creator, Originator, Author of introduction, Author of screenplay, Recipient, Correspondent, Contributor
Classifications: PT8950.H3, 839.8236
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Most widely held works by Knut Hamsun
Hunger by Knut Hamsun( Book )

725 editions published between 1888 and 2018 in 28 languages and held by 5,333 WorldCat member 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 )

509 editions published between 1655 and 2015 in 20 languages and held by 5,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic novel of man and nature that won its author the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1920
Pan : from Lieutenant Thomas Glahn's papers by Knut Hamsun( Book )

434 editions published between 1 and 2017 in 31 languages and held by 2,572 WorldCat member 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 )

260 editions published between 1892 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 2,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small Norwegian coastal town, society's carefully woven threads begin to unravel when an unsettling stranger named Johan Nagel arrives. With an unsparing and often brutal insight into human nature, Nagel draws out the seemingly innocent townsfolk, exposing their darkest instincts and suppressed desires. At once arrogant and unassuming, righteous and depraved, sane and truly mad, Nagel seduces the entire community even as he turns it on end--before disappearing as suddenly as he
Victoria; a love story by Knut Hamsun( Book )

302 editions published between 1 and 2015 in 31 languages and held by 1,950 WorldCat member 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 )

179 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 1,642 WorldCat member 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 )

14 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a small Norwegian town brimful of eccentrics, as reflected in the life of Oliver Andersen and his large family, and discussed around the town pump
The ring is closed by Knut Hamsun( )

12 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The only son of a miserly lighthouse-keeper and an alcoholic mother, Abel grows up in a remote Norwegian village then travels around the United States. Upon returning from America as a young man, Abel falls in love with his longtime acquaintance Olga, the pharmacist's daughter. Haunted by the secrets of his travels, however, Abel determines to live on the barest of necessities and pursue a life without desire or ambition."
Dreamers by Knut Hamsun( Book )

89 editions published between 1904 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 792 WorldCat member 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 )

119 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 11 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translated from the Norwegian with title: August
Wanderers by Knut Hamsun( Book )

100 editions published between 1909 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series of musings by literary, nature-loving tramp. Autobiographical
The wanderer by Knut Hamsun( Book )

15 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and German and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Etter et avgjørende møte med en tidligere arbeidskamerat, prøver Knut Pedersen å finne tilbake til ungdommen. Hamsun skildrer hans opphold på forskjellige gårder, hans arbeid og forelskelser
Shallow soil by Knut Hamsun( Book )

25 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An absorbing account of the bizarre and fluctuating relationship between the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche, the composer Richard Wagner and his wife Cosima ... The book sheds new light on Nietzsche's early writings, showing how they were subverted by Wagner to parade his own ideas ... The source of Nietzsche's Superman and Will to power are traced to the pre-fascist ideology of Richard and Cosima Wagner."--Jacket
The cultural life of modern America by Knut Hamsun( Book )

15 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and German and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benoni by Knut Hamsun( Book )

120 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in 16 languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee romans die in een afgelegen kustplaatsje in noord-Noorwegen spelen
The road leads on by Knut Hamsun( Book )

78 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Men livet lever" er tredje og siste roman i Landstryker-trilogien. Den ble utgitt for første gang i 1933. August har nå forlatt Polden og slått seg ned i Segelfoss, der han arbeider som altmuligmann for bygdas konsul
Segelfoss town by Knut Hamsun( Book )

85 editions published between 1915 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boka er en fortsettelse av "Barn av tiden". Segelfoss har nå utviklet seg til å bli en liten industriby med postkontor, avis og bakeri. Godseieren, Holmsen, er død. Tobias Holmengraa er på mange måter stedets mektigste mann, men han mangle autoritet hos sine "undersåtter". Hovedpersonen i romanen er forretningsmannen Theodor på Bua. Andre personer er doktor Muus og advokat Rasch, industriarbeiderne Aslak og Konrad, Holmsens sønner, komponisten Willatz Holmsen IV og den alkoholiserte telegrafist og cello-spiller Baardsen
Rosa by Knut Hamsun( Book )

63 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 486 WorldCat member 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 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains presentation addresses, acceptance speeches, and representative samples of authors' work
Das letzte Kapitel : Roman by Knut Hamsun( Book )

57 editions published between 1900 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Growth of the soil
Growth of the soilPan : from Lieutenant Thomas Glahn's papersMysteriesVictoria; a love storyWayfarersThe women at the pumpThe ring is closedDreamers
Alternative Names
Chamsoun, Knout

Chamsoun, Knout, 1859-1952

Chamsun, Knut

Don Qvixote


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, Qnut

Hamsun, Qnuṭ, 1859-1952

Hamsunas K.

Hamsūnas Knutas

Hamsunas, Knutas 1859-1952

Hamsund, Knud Pedersen

Hamsund, Knut

Hamsund, Knut Pedersen

Hamsund, Knut Pedersen 1859-1952

Hamsundas Knutas Pedersenas

Hamsuni, Knut 1859-1952

Hamsuns, 1859-1952

Hamsuns, K. (Knuts), 1859-1952

Hamsuns, Knuts

Hamsuns, Knuts 1859-1952

Hamunsheng, 1859-1952

Hamusun, K.

Han Musheng

Hanmusheng, Ke


Hansun, Knut


Knut Hamsun

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 norra romaani- ja näitekirjanik

Knut Hamsun norsk författare

Knut Hamsun norsk forfatter

Knut Hamsun norsk romanforfatter og nobelprisvinner

Knut Hamsun norveški pisatelj, pesnik in dramatik

Knut Hamsun Norwegian novelist

Knut Hamsun Norwegischer Schriftsteller

Knut Hamsun Norwego a mannurat

Knut Hamsun norweski pisarz, noblista

Knut Hamsun novel·lista noruec

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Knuts Hamsuns

Naṭhāmcan̲ 1859-1952

Pedersen Hamsund, Knut

Pedersen Hamsund, Knut 1859-1952

Pedersen K.

Pedersen, Knud

Pedersen, Knud 1859-1952

Pedersen Knut

Pedersen Knut 1859-1952

Pedersen, Knut Wirklicher Name von Knut Hamsun 1859-1952

Pedersenas Knutas

Pedersens, Knuts, 1859-1952

Thode, Knut

Thode, Knut 1859-1952


W.T. 1859-1952

Κνουτ Χάμσουν


Гамсун 1859-1952 К.

Гамсун 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 Гамсун норвезький письменник, лауреат Нобелівської премії з літератури за 1920 рік.

Кнут Хамсун

Педерсен К. 1859-1952

Педерсен, Кнут

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 روائي نرويجي

نٹ ہمسن

هامسون، کنوت.

هامسون، کنوت، 1859-1952

کنوت هامسون

کنوت هامسون نویسنده نروژی

کنوت ھەمسون

کنٹ ہامسن

क्नूट हामसन

ਨੱਟ ਹੈਮਸਨ

ಕ್ನಟ್ ಹ್ಯಾಮ್ಸನ್

ന്യൂട്ട് ഹാംസൺ

คนุท ฮัมซุน

კნუტ ჰამსუნი

크누우트 함순 1859-1952

크누트 함순 노르웨이의 소설가이다. 노벨 문학상을 수상하였다.


함순, 크누우트 1859-1952

함순, 크누트 1859-1952

합모생, 극노특 1859-1952


ハムスン, K

ハムスン, クヌウト

ハムスン, クヌート




哈姆生, 1859-1952

汉姆生 1859-1952