Ludvig Holberg is generally considered the most remarkable
of Danish writers. Though he produced books on
international law, finance, and history, as well as
satires, biographies, a...
Scandinavian playwright, writer, historian, and philosopher Ludvig Holberg (1684-1754) is considered the father of Danish and Norwegian literature, as well as the founder of drama for all of Scandinav...
At the beginning of the eighteenth century, Scandinavian literature, with a few exceptions, was almost a century behind the developments abroad. That within a few decades this literature was on par wi...