- Author : William Morton Payne
- Publsiher : Unknown
- Release : 01 October 2009
- ISBN : 1409966895
- Page : 48 pages
- Rating : 4/5 from 21 voters
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Book Excerpt : Biography of Bjornstjerne Martinus Bjornson (8 December 1832 - 26 April 1910), a Norwegian writer and the 1903 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate. Bjornson is considered as one of "The Great Four" Norwegian writers; the others being Henrik Ibsen, Jonas Lie, and Alexander Kielland. Bjornson is celebrated for his lyrics to the Norwegian National Anthem, "Ja, vi elsker dette landet."