Books

Selma Lagerlöf

Anna Nordlund, Bengt Wanselius

A definitive life and letters biography of Selma Lagerlöf in words and images, with photographer Bengt Wanselius as picture editor. Selma Lagerlöf – The Tale of a Modern Woman is an academically meticulous biography based on a rich array of source ma…

Swedish title: Selma Lagerlöf

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Biography and Memoir

Pub date: 01-08-2018

Format: 205 x 259 mm, 432 pages

Birgit

Elisabeth Meyer-Topsøe

This biography has been written by Birgit’s longstanding friend Elisabeth Meyer­Topsoe. She tells the reader about Birgit’s childhood on a farm in southern Sweden, her studies and her fantastic career, which achieved international status in the late…

Swedish title: Birgit Nilsson : från Västra Karup till Metropolitan

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Biography and Memoir

Pub date: 24-04-2018

Format: 195x260 mm, 224 pages

Dag Hammarskjöld

Henrik Berggren

When Dag Hammarskjöld took over the post as Secretary-General of the United Nations, he was greeted with the words: “Welcome … to the most impossible job on this Earth.” He was a compromise candidate who was assumed to be a weak and docile administ…

Swedish title: Dag Hammarskjöld : att bära världen

Category: Illustrated Non-Fiction / Biography and Memoir

Pub date: 31-10-2016

Format: 190 x 240 mm, 240 pages, colour