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Tarjei Vesaas (1897–1970)

One of Norway's finest novelists ever. He wrote novels, short stories, poems and dramas about loneliness, lack of communication and of growing up. Made his debut in 1923, but his breakthrough came with the allegorical "Kimen" in 1940. Best known of his later novels are "Fuglane" (1957) and "Is-slottet" (1963). See full bio »


(age 72) in Oslo, Norway

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Zywot Mateusza
Is-slottet Writer
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 2011 Bruene (novel)
 1987 Is-slottet (novel)
 1976 Vårnatt (novel)
 1974 The Seed (novel)
 1973 Brannen (writer)
 1968 Zywot Mateusza (novel "Fuglane")
 1951 Dei svarte hestane (novel)

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