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The Resource Icelandic poems and stories : translations from modern Icelandic literature, edited by Richard Beck

Icelandic poems and stories : translations from modern Icelandic literature, edited by Richard Beck

Label
Icelandic poems and stories : translations from modern Icelandic literature
Title
Icelandic poems and stories
Title remainder
translations from modern Icelandic literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard Beck
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1897-1980
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beck, Richard
  • American-Scandinavian Foundation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Icelandic literature
  • English literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Icelandic poems and stories : translations from modern Icelandic literature, edited by Richard Beck
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes biographical sketches of the authors
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Winter ; Lines to Sigrún / Bjarni Thorarensen -- A greeting ; The golden plover / Jóna Hallgrímsson -- King Sverrir ; Iceland's song / Grímur Thomsen -- Regret ; In absence / Benedikt Gröndal -- The happy valley / Páll Ólafsson -- Swansong on the moorlands ; At sunset ; Voice of song ; A love song ; Epigrams / Steingrímur Thorsteinsson -- The millennial hymn of Iceland ; Ecstasy ; Providence ; New Year's Hymn / Matthías Jochumsson -- The waterfall (Dettifoss) ; The tear / Kristján Jónsson -- Homesickness / Jón Stefánsson (Thorgils Gjallandi) -- The tale of Sigurdur the fisherman / Gestur Pálsson -- Evening ; At close of day / Stephan G. Stephansson -- My country lies wounded ; Death comes riding ; The orphan ; A dry spell / Einar Hjörleifsson Kvaran -- The terms ; The snow-bunting / Thorsteinn Erlingsson -- Spring ; Nearing cold-dale / Hannes Hafstein -- Northern lights ; Rain / Einar Benediktsson -- Thorvaldur Thoroddsen ; Spring / Thorsteinn Gíslason -- "What lack we?" ; The old hay ; The vanished heroine / Gudmundur Fridjónsson -- On the beach ; "When I was on the frigate" / Gudmundur Magnússon (Jón Trausti) -- Prologue from "Peace on Earth" ; Lament ; The rose / Gudmundur Gudmundsson -- Destitution / Kristín Sigfúsdóttir -- A sonnet ; Sorrow ; Greetings to Norway / Jóhann Sigurjónsson -- If the moonbeam ; Lilies of white ; The wedding night / Unnur Benediktsdóttir (Hulda) -- Desert dangers ; The cathedral in Trondheim ; Last words ; The answer / Jakob Thorarensen -- The harp / Jakob Jóhannesson Smári -- Abba-labba-lá ; I sail in the fall / Davíd Stefánsson -- The fox skin / Gudmundur Gíslason Hagalín -- Such is life ; The conscience of the sea / Kristmann Gudmundsson -- Lily / Halldór Kiljan Laxness
Control code
20006079
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
vii, 315 pages
Lccn
43001234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01935121
  • (OCoLC)1935121
Label
Icelandic poems and stories : translations from modern Icelandic literature, edited by Richard Beck
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes biographical sketches of the authors
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Winter ; Lines to Sigrún / Bjarni Thorarensen -- A greeting ; The golden plover / Jóna Hallgrímsson -- King Sverrir ; Iceland's song / Grímur Thomsen -- Regret ; In absence / Benedikt Gröndal -- The happy valley / Páll Ólafsson -- Swansong on the moorlands ; At sunset ; Voice of song ; A love song ; Epigrams / Steingrímur Thorsteinsson -- The millennial hymn of Iceland ; Ecstasy ; Providence ; New Year's Hymn / Matthías Jochumsson -- The waterfall (Dettifoss) ; The tear / Kristján Jónsson -- Homesickness / Jón Stefánsson (Thorgils Gjallandi) -- The tale of Sigurdur the fisherman / Gestur Pálsson -- Evening ; At close of day / Stephan G. Stephansson -- My country lies wounded ; Death comes riding ; The orphan ; A dry spell / Einar Hjörleifsson Kvaran -- The terms ; The snow-bunting / Thorsteinn Erlingsson -- Spring ; Nearing cold-dale / Hannes Hafstein -- Northern lights ; Rain / Einar Benediktsson -- Thorvaldur Thoroddsen ; Spring / Thorsteinn Gíslason -- "What lack we?" ; The old hay ; The vanished heroine / Gudmundur Fridjónsson -- On the beach ; "When I was on the frigate" / Gudmundur Magnússon (Jón Trausti) -- Prologue from "Peace on Earth" ; Lament ; The rose / Gudmundur Gudmundsson -- Destitution / Kristín Sigfúsdóttir -- A sonnet ; Sorrow ; Greetings to Norway / Jóhann Sigurjónsson -- If the moonbeam ; Lilies of white ; The wedding night / Unnur Benediktsdóttir (Hulda) -- Desert dangers ; The cathedral in Trondheim ; Last words ; The answer / Jakob Thorarensen -- The harp / Jakob Jóhannesson Smári -- Abba-labba-lá ; I sail in the fall / Davíd Stefánsson -- The fox skin / Gudmundur Gíslason Hagalín -- Such is life ; The conscience of the sea / Kristmann Gudmundsson -- Lily / Halldór Kiljan Laxness
Control code
20006079
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
vii, 315 pages
Lccn
43001234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01935121
  • (OCoLC)1935121

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