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Title Icelandic writers [electronic resource] / Patrick J. Stevens, editor.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 2004.

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Series Gale Literature Resource Center
Dictionary of Literary Biography, Vol. 293
Contents Benedikt Grondal (Sveinbjarnarson) (1826-1907) - Bodvar Gudmundsson (1939-) -- David Stefansson fra Fagraskogi (1985-1964) - Einar Benediktsson (1864-1940) - Einar Karason (1955-) - Einar Mar Gudmundsson (1954-) - Frida A. Sigurdardottir (1940-) - Grimuur Thomsen (1820-1896) - Gudmundur Bodvarsson (1904-1974) - Gudmundur Gislason Hagalin (1898-1985) - Gunnar Gunnarsson (1889-1975) - Guttormur J. Guttormsson (1878-1966) - Gyrdir Eliasson (1961-) - Halldor Laxness (Halldor Gudjonsson) (1902-1998) - Hannes Hafstein (1861-1922) - Hulda (Unnur Benediktsdottir Bjarklind (1881-1946) - Jakobina Johnson (Jakobina Sigurbjarnardottir) (1883-1977) - Johann Sigurjonsson (1880-1919) - Johannes ur Kotlum (1899-1972) - Jokeull Jakobsson (1933-1978) - Jon Stefan Sveinsson or Svensson (1857-1944) - Jon Trausti (Gudmundur Magnusson) (1873-1918) - Jon ur Vor (Jon Jonsson) (1917-2000) - Jonas Hallgrimsson (1807-1845) - Kainn (Kristjan Niels Jonsson - Kristjan Niels Julius) (1860-1936) - Linda Vilhjalmsdottir (1958-) - Matthias Jochumsson (1835-1920) - Matthias Johannessen (1930-) - Nina Bjork Arnadottir (1941-2000) - Nonni (see Jon Stefan Sveinsson or Svensson) - Olafur Johann Sigurdsson (1918-1988) - Petur Gunnarsson (1947-) - Snorri Hjartarson (1906-1986) - Stefan fra Hvitadal (Stefan Sigurdsson) (1887-1933) - Stefan Hordur Grimsson (1919 or 1920-2002) - Steinn Steinarr (Adalsteinn Kristmundsson) (1908-1958) - Steinunn Sigurdardottir (1950-) - Stephan G. Stephansson (Stefan Gudmundsson) (1853-1927) - Svava Jakobsdottir (1930-2004) - Thor Vilhjalmsson (1925-) - Porarin Eldjarn (1949-) - Porbergur Pordarson (1888-1974) - Tomas Gudmundsson (1901-1983).
Summary Includes biographies of nineteenth- and twentieth-century poets and novelists, and considers how modern Icelandic literature fits into an historical context through its Icelandic origins, Old Icelandic literature, developments in modern world literature and social and political conditions in Iceland.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi: Gale, 2007. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: 476 p.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Icelandic literature.
Authors, Icelandic -- 19th century -- Biography.
Authors, Icelandic -- 20th century -- Biography.
Added Author Stevens, Patrick J., editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787668303
0787668303

 
    
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