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Guðmundur Kamban, 1888-1945 / We murderers; a play in three acts (1970)

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BIBLIOGRAPHY

BY GUÐMUNDUR KAMBAN[1]

Úr dularheimum (From Occult Worlds). Reykjavík: Ísafold, 1906. Tales.
"Review of Jóhann Sigurjónsson's Bóndinn á Hrauni," Ísafold (Reykjavík), 5 December 1908.
"Ættarnöfn" ("Surnames"), Skírnir 82 (1908): 164-177. Essay.
"Málfræði og stíll" ("Philology and Style"), Ísafold (Reykjavík), 14 August 1909. Essay.
"Faxi," Skírnir 88 (1914): 250-255. Short story. Danish: "Faxi," Tilskueren 31, sec. 2 (1914): 165-169. Later appeared as the first chapter of Ragnar Finnsson.
Hadda Padda. Reykjavík: Ólafur Thors, 1914. Play. Danish:   [p. xix]   Hadda Padda. Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1914. English: Hadda Padda. Translated by Sadie Luise Peeler, with foreword by Georg Brandes. New York: A. A. Knopf, 1917.
Kongeglimen (Wrestling before the King). Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1915. Play.
"Dúna Kvaran," Skírnir 90 (1916): 378-390. Short story. Danish: "Duna Kvaran," Tilskueren 34, sec. 1 (1917): 128-138.
Marmor (Marble). Copenhagen: V. Pio, 1918. Play.
"Vondafljót," Eimreiðin 25 (1919): 160-165. Short story.
Vi Mordere (We Murderers). Copenhagen: V. Pio, 1920. Play.
"Vizka hefndarinnar" ("The Wisdom of Revenge"), Skírnir 94 (1920): 81-89. Short story.
"Þegar konur fyrirgefa—" ("When Women Forgive—"), Eimreiðin 26 (1920): 193-200. Short story.
De arabiske Telte (The Arabian Tents). Copenhagen: V. Pio, 1921. Play.
Ragnar Finnsson. Copenhagen: V. Pio, 1922. Novel. Icelandic: Ragnar Finnsson. Reykjavík: Þorsteinn Gíslason, 1922. German: Ragnar Finnsson. Translated by Else von Hollander-Lossow. Braunschweig: Georg Westermann, 1925. The beginning of Chapter 3 appeared as "Jugendzeit" in Wie und was aus dem Schrifttum der Zeitgenossen, no. 18. Braunschweig: Georg Westermann, 1930.
Det sovende Hus (The Sleeping House). Copenhagen: Hasselbalch, 1925. Novel. German: Das schlafende Haus. Translated by Else von Hollander-Lossow. Braunschweig: Georg Westermann, 1926. Icelandic: Meðan húsið svaf. Reykjavík: Helgafell, 1948.
Ørkenens Stjerner (Stars of the Desert). Copenhagen: Hasselbalch, 1925. Play.
Sendiherrann frá Júpíter (The Ambassador from Jupiter). Reykjavík: Ársæll Árnason, 1927. Play.
"Daði Halldórsson og Ragnheiður Brynjólfsdóttir," Skírnir 103 (1929):36-83. Essay.
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"Leikhús Íslands" ("An Icelandic Theater"), Lesbók Morgunblaðiðsins 4 (1929): 217-219, 227-230, 233-234. Essay.
"Oscar Wilde," Iðunn 13 (1929): 193-228. Essay.
"Reykjavíkurstúlkan" ("The Reykjavík Girl"), Eimreiðin 35 (1929): 215-232. Essay.
"Á Alþingi 1631" ("At the Althing in 1631"), Iðunn 14 (1930): 1-32. Short story.
"Hallgrímur Pétursson járnsmiður" ("Hallgrímur Pétursson the Blacksmith"), Iðunn 14 (1930): 209-243. Short story. This and the preceding later appeared as chapters in Skálholt.
Skálholt I, Jomfru Ragnheiður. Copenhagen: Hasselbalch, 1930. Novel. Icelandic: Skálholt I, Jómfrú Ragnheiður. Reykjavík: Ísafold, 1930.
Skálholt II, Mala domestica . . . . Copenhagen: Hasselbalch, 1931. Novel. Icelandic: Skálholt II, Mala domestica . . . . Reykjavík: Ísafold, 1931. German: Die Jungfrau auf Skalholt. Translation of Skálholt I and II by Edzard H. Schaper. Leipzig: Insel-Verlag, 1934 (and 1938). English: The Virgin of Skalholt. Translation of Skálholt I and II by Evelyn C. Ramsden. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1935.
Skálholt III, Hans Herredom. Copenhagen: Hasselbalch, 1932. Novel. Icelandic: Skálholt III, Hans Herradómur. Reykjavík: Ísafold, 1934.
Skálholt IV, Quod felix . . . . Copenhagen: Hasselbalch, 1932. Novel. Icelandic: Skálholt IV, Quod felix . . . . Reykjavík: Ísafold, 1935. German: Der Herrscher auf Skalholt. Translation of Skálholt III and IV by Edzard H. Schaper. Leipzig: Insel-Verlag, 1938 (and 1943).
30. Generation (30th Generation). Copenhagen: Hasselbalch, 1933. Novel. German: Die dreissigste Generation. Translated by Helm. Giese. Berlin: Holle & Co., 1937.
Davið skygni. Translation of Jonas Lie's Den fremsynte. Reykjavík: Félagsprentsmiðjan, 1934.
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På Skálholt (At Skálholt). Copenhagen: Hasselbalch, 1934. Play.
Jeg ser et stort skønt Land. Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1936. Novel. German: Ich seh ein grosses schönes Land. Translated by Edzard H. Schaper. Leipzig: Insel-Verlag, 1937. English: I See a Wondrous Land. New York: Putnam, 1938. Also translated by Evelyn C. Ramsden. London: Nicholson & Watson, 1938. Icelandic: Vítt sé ég land og fagurt. 2 vols. Reykjavík: Helgafell, 1945-1946.
Derfor skilles vi (Therefore We Part), unpublished. Play. Based on De arabiske Telte, staged 1939.
Grandezza. Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1941. Play.
Komplekser (Complexes). Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1941. Play. Icelandic: Vöf, unpublished; staged 1941.
Kvalitetsmennesket (Man of Quality). Copenhagen: Gyldendal, 1941. Essays.
Hvide Falke (White Falcons). Copenhagen: Munksgaard, 1944. Anthology of Icelandic poetry in Danish translation.

ABOUT GUÐMUNDUR KAMBAN

Andrésson, Kristinn E. Íslenzkar nútímabókmenntir 1918-1948. Reykjavík: Mál og Menning, 1949.
Brandes, Georg. "Gudmundur Kamban: Hadda Padda," Tilskueren 31, sec. 1 (1914): 401-412.
Einarsson, Stefán. "Guðmundur Kamban," Tímarit Þjóðræknisfélag Íslendinga 14 (1932): 7-29.
——. History of Icelandic Prose Writers 1800-1940. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1948. ( = Islandica 32-33).
——. History of Icelandic Literature. New York: The Johns Hopkins Press for the American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1957.
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Ellehauge, Martin. Det danske Skuespil efter Verdenskrigen. Copenhagen: Munksgaard, 1933.
Hall, Gunnar. Íslendingabók: Æviágrip og brautryðjendasaga merkra Íslendinga. Reykjavík: Leiftur, 1958.
Kress, Helga. "Guðmundur Kamban, æskuverk og ádeilur." Thesis for cand. mag. degree, University of Iceland, 1969. Forthcoming as vol. 29 in Steingrímur J. Þorsteinsson, ed., Studia Islandica (Reykjavík: Háskóli Islands, 1970).
Levy, Louis. "Tre Skuespil," Tilskueren 37, sec. 1 (1920): 298-299.
Ree, Örnulf. "En islandsk Dramatiker (Gudmundur Kamban: Vi Mordere)," Nordisk Tidskrift för Vetenskap, Konst och Industri (1921), pp. 39-42.
Sigurbjörnsson, Lárus. "Guðmundur Kamban," Skírnir 119 (1945): 23-35.
Þorsteinsson, Steingrímur J. "Islandsk Skuespildigtning og Skuespilkunst." Stencilled. Lecture held at the Sixth Nordic Theatrical Congress, at the National Theatre of Iceland, Reykjavík, 4 June 1956.

Notes

[1] Several individual poems appeared in various Icelandic magazines and newspapers between 1905 and 1984. Because of their relative unimportance they are not cited here.

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