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Product Description: North in the World presents 121 poems by Rolf Jacobsen (1907-1994), one of Norway's greatest modern poets. Garnering the highest praise of critics, Jacobsen won many of Norway's and Sweden's most prestigious literary awards, including the Swedish Academy's Dobloug Prize and the Grand Nordic Prize, also known as the "Little Nobel...read more

Hardcover:

9780226390352 | Bilingual edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, April 18, 2002), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: North in the World presents 121 poems by Rolf Jacobsen (1907-1994), one of Norway's greatest modern poets.

Paperback:

9780226333540 | Bilingual edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, October 21, 2015), cover price $21.00 | About this edition: North in the World presents 121 poems by Rolf Jacobsen (1907-1994), one of Norway's greatest modern poets.

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Product Description: Norway's Rolf Jacobsen is one of Europe's most acclaimed writers yet, as Robert Bly points out in his introduction: "This magnificent poet is so little known in the United States." This bilingual edition, which selects the best work from Jacobsen's ten volumes, will help remedy that situation...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9781556591655 | Copper Canyon Pr, November 1, 2001, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Norway's Rolf Jacobsen is one of Europe's most acclaimed writers yet, as Robert Bly points out in his introduction: "This magnificent poet is so little known in the United States.

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Product Description: "This is a fine book, self-effacing and life-affirming, humble before the world and masterful in its artistry". -- Ted KooserCulled from over 25 years of writing, Robert Hedin's New & Selected Poetry collection gathers together his own fine poems and his translations from the Norwegian poet Rolf Jacobsen...read more

Hardcover:

9780930100810 | Holy Cow Pr, April 1, 1998, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: "This is a fine book, self-effacing and life-affirming, humble before the world and masterful in its artistry".

Paperback:

9780930100803 | Holy Cow Pr, April 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A large gathering of poetry and translations by one of our foremost contemporary poets.

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Product Description: Considered the father of modern Norwegian poetry, Jacobsen’s work records the extraordinary changes that take place as we move from an agrarian to an industrial society. This book gathers work from all his published books.“Jacobsen is not an idylic poet, but a voice that warns against all that which threatens human joy...read more
By Olav Grinde (trans) and Rolf Jacobsen

Paperback:

9781877727337 | White Pine Pr, October 1, 1993, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Considered the father of modern Norwegian poetry, Jacobsen’s work records the extraordinary changes that take place as we move from an agrarian to an industrial society.

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Product Description: Poetry. Rolf Jacobsen is a poet of silence and light. Born in 1907, he is considered Norway's first modern poet and its greatest living poet. Jacobsen sees the secret connection between things. With a penetrating vision, he writes of the city and machines as perhaps no-one else, and in other poems he looks deep into nature, seeing the snail in the grass "who wanders on a kiss...read more

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9780934834537 | White Pine Pr, October 1, 1985, cover price $5.50 | About this edition: Poetry.

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