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The Resource A difficult death : the life and work of Jens Peter Jacobsen, Morten Høi Jensen ; foreword by James Wood

A difficult death : the life and work of Jens Peter Jacobsen, Morten Høi Jensen ; foreword by James Wood

Label
A difficult death : the life and work of Jens Peter Jacobsen
Title
A difficult death
Title remainder
the life and work of Jens Peter Jacobsen
Statement of responsibility
Morten Høi Jensen ; foreword by James Wood
Title variation
Life and work of of Jens Peter Jacobsen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While largely unknown today, Danish writer Jens Peter Jacobsen was the leading prose writer in Scandinavia in the late nineteenth century. Despite his untimely death from tuberculosis at the age of thirty-eight, Jacobsen became a cult figure to an entire generation and continues to occupy an important place in Scandinavian cultural history. In this book, Morten Høi Jensen gives a moving account of Jacobsen's life, work, and death
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1987-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jensen, Morten Høi
Dewey number
839.81/36
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PT8140.Z5
LC item number
J46 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jacobsen, J. P.
  • Jacobsen, J. P.
  • Authors, Danish
Label
A difficult death : the life and work of Jens Peter Jacobsen, Morten Høi Jensen ; foreword by James Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxxi, 234 pages
Isbn
9780300218930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn978291263
  • (OCoLC)978291263
Label
A difficult death : the life and work of Jens Peter Jacobsen, Morten Høi Jensen ; foreword by James Wood
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxxi, 234 pages
Isbn
9780300218930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn978291263
  • (OCoLC)978291263

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