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Modern Scandinavian Literature (African, Latin American and Other European Literature Series)

Harold Bloom

Modern Scandinavian Literature (African, Latin American and Other European Literature Series)

by Harold Bloom

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European - Scandinavian,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12025198M
    ISBN 101555461042
    ISBN 109781555461041
    OCLC/WorldCa234241229

    SCANDINAVIAN LITERATUREThe literary culture of the Scandinavian countries dates back about one millennium, the Danish, Faroese, Icelandic, Norwegian, and Swedish languages having developed on separate paths from the original Germanic root from about the ninth century. With rare exceptions, biblical and other Hebraic influences did not make an appearance in works by Danish, Norwegian, and. Courtesy of The Royal Library, Copenhagen. The trend toward realism and naturalism in literature was initiated by the critic Georg Brandes in his book Main Currents in 19th-Century Literature (–90). Two writers who were influenced by Brandes’ Modern Awakening movement shared the Nobel prize—the poet Karl Gjellerup and Henrik Pontoppidan, one of Denmark’s most outstanding.

    Book Description: A History of Scandinavian Literature, was first published in Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions. Dover Publications and Dover Books – Classic literature, coloring books, children’s books, music books, art books and more.

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