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Further Adventures of Nils - 1911

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Published by Book Jungle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic fiction,
  • Classics,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Classics,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/All Ages,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12436289M
    ISBN 10159462402X
    ISBN 109781594624025


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Further Adventures of Nils - 1911 by Selma Lagerlöf Download PDF EPUB FB2

Further adventures of Nils. [Selma Lagerlöf; Astri Heiberg; Velma Swanston Howard; Oliver Wendell Holmes Further Adventures of Nils - 1911 book (Library of Congress)] -- Continues the story of the selfish boy who learns kindness and wisdom when he is made tiny by an elf and flies on a long trip with migratory geese.

Selma Ottilia Lovisa Lagerlöf ( - ) was a Swedish author and teacher. She was the first female writer to win the Nobel Prize in Literature and is best remembered for her children's book The Wonderful Adventures of Nils.

Lagerlof was asked by the National Teacher's Association in to write a geography book for children.5/5(2). Further Adventures of Nils.

first edition Hardcover First American Edition. Hardcover. Second volume featuring Lagerlöf's best-known character, Nils Holgersson, "whose chief delight was to eat and sleep, and after that he liked best to make mischief." This, together with its predecessor The Wonderful Further Adventures of Nils - 1911 book of Nils, would become.

Further Adventures of Nils. Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company, First American Edition. Second volume featuring Lagerlöf's best-known character, Nils Holgersson, "whose chief delight was to eat and sleep, and after that he liked best to make mischief.".

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Very similar in episodic structure to the first book, The Wonderful Adventures of Nils. The stories in Further Adventures, however, are often slightly darker and more morally ambiguous than in the first book.4/5. Some of the purely geographical matter in the Swedish original of the "Further Adventures of Nils" has been eliminated from the English version.

The author has rendered valuable assistance in cutting certain chapters and abridging others. Also, with the author's approval, cuts have been made where the descriptive matter was merely of local interest. This, together with its predecessor The Wonderful Adventures of Nils, would become Lagerlöf's most popular and enduring work.

Lagerlöf was the first female author and first Further Adventures of Nils - 1911 book to win the Nobel Prize for Literature in The Wonderful Adventures of Nils is a work of fiction by the Swedish writer Selma Lagerlöf.

It was originally published in Further Adventures of Nils - 1911 book books, andand was first published in English as The Wonderful Adventures of Nils in and Further Adventures of Nils - 1911 book Adventures of Nils in   Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

During the trip, Nils learns that if he proves he has changed for the better, the tomte might be disposed to change him back to his normal size. The book also includes various subplots, concerning people whose lives are touched in one way or another by Nils and the wild geese.5/5(1).

In The Wonderful Adventures of Nils, Selma Lagerlof has created a slow, mindful book that draws you into a world of adventure, fun, and learning.

Initially, I found 4/5. The delightful Swedish tales were written in the early 20th century to engage young readers in school and in the contemporary era have become a favorite in Homeschool programs. This volume includes "The Wonderful Adventures of Nils" and "The Further Adventures of Nils Holgersson.

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Further Adventures of Nils by Selma Lagerlöf (), translated by Velma Swanston Howard. Illustrations by Astri Heiberg. Garden City New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, FURTHER ADVENTURES OF NILS BOOKS BY SELMA LAGERLOF.

Nils Holgersson was transformed into a little tomten and experienced months of travel throughout the Swedish countryside on the back of a goose. The story was written by Selma Lagerlof, the first woman to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature, and is considered a classic in many countries in Europe.

Further Adventures of Nils. Author: LAGERLÖF, Selma (novel); HOWARD, Velma Swanston (translation); HEIBERG, Astri (illustrations) Title: Further Adventures of Nils Publication: Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company, Edition: First American Edition Description: First American volume featuring Lagerlöf's best-known character, Nils Holgersson, "whose chief Seller Rating: % positive.

The Paperback of the NILS: The Wonderful Adventures of NILS and The Further Adventures of Nils Holgersson: Combined Unabridged Editions-Two Books in One by Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

Thank you for your : Penfield Books. In children's literature: National and modern literature, The Wonderful Adventures of Nils, ; Further Adventures of Nils, ). Written (at the request of the state ministry of education) as a school geography, it is the rare example of an officially commissioned book that turned out to be a work of art.

Overview. The book is about a young lad, Nils Holgersson, whose "chief delight was to eat and sleep, and after that he liked best to make mischief".

He takes great delight in hurting the animals in his family farm. Nils captures a tomte in a net while his family is at church and have left him home to memorize chapters from the : CreateSpace Publishing. Download Citation | On Jan 1,Elin Bäckström and others published Translation Norms, Strategies and Solutions in Lagerlöf's The Further Adventures of Nils (): A Comparative.

Nils: The Wonderful Adventures of Nils and the Further Adventures of Nils Holgersson, Paperback by Lagerlof, Selma, ISBNISBNBrand. Abstract. The Wonderful Adventures of Nils (–) by Selma Lagerlöf and Scouting for Boys () by Robert Baden-Powell are characteristic of their time and their respective national and cultural contexts—the Swedish nation state of the early twentieth century and the British Empire.

Taking its cue from recent theories on citizenship and education, the article discusses ways in Cited by: 3. Get this from a library. Further adventures of Nils.

[Selma Lagerlöf] -- Elf-sized Nils learns humility from his further travels with the wild geese. Further adventures of Nils by Selma Lagerlof at - the best online ebook storage. Download and read online for free Further adventures of Nils by Selma Lagerlof/5(4). Marabacka edition published in by Doubleday, Doran & Company.

This is the sequel to the author's popular book 'The Wonderful Adventures of Nils' which was originally published in Sweden in The English translation is by Velma Swanson Howard. The. Selma Lagerlöf’s two-volume story for children, translated as The Wonderful Adventures of Nils and The Further Adventures of Nils, was originally written for use in Swedish National.

Buy Further Adventures of Nils by Selma Lagerlof online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 20 editions - starting at $ Shop now. great landmark, however, is Miss Lagerlöf’s world classic Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige, 2 vol.

(–07; Eng. trans., The Wonderful Adventures of Nils, ; Further Adventures of Nils, ). Written (at the request of the state ministry of education) as a school geography, it is the rare example of.

The further adventures of Nils by LAGERLOF, Selma and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at (English) Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 credits / 15 HE credits Student thesis Abstract [en] The purpose of this paper is to examine translation norms, strategies and solutions in chapter XIII Westbottom and Lapland in The Further Adventures of Nils (Lagerlöf, ).

In the foreword to the English translation of the novel, the translator writes that. Abstract. The purpose of this paper is to examine translation norms, strategies and solutions in chapter XIII Westbottom and Lapland in The Further Adventures of Nils (Lagerlöf, ).Author: Elin Bäckström.

Addeddate Identifier TheFurtherAdventuresOfNils Identifier-ark ark://t0tq77s48 Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi In her only children’s book, the delightful Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige (; The Wonderful Adventures of Nils,and The Further Adventures of Nils, ), Lagerlöf.

The Further Adventures of Nils - Book Two. $ SKU: by Selma Lagerlof, Sweden, the first woman to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature.

Nils Holgersson was transformed into a little tomten and experienced months of travel throughout the Swedish countryside on the back of a : $   Description: Group of Eight Children's Books. Includes: Pucks of Pook's Hill by Rudyard Kipling ; The Second Jungle Book first American Edition; The Little Duke ; Further Adventures of Nils ; and The White Czar Provenance: Estate of Russell Johanson, Ravenna Rare Books, Seattle, Wa.