DATABASE OF NORDIC NEO-LATIN LITERATURE
A database of Neo-Latin printed books from or about the Nordic countries.
Nicolaus Klimius falls to the centre of the Earth through an opening in the
earth's crust in the vicinity of Bergen, Norway. Illustration by Jens Juel
(1789) for Ludvig Holberg's Latin novel 'Nicolai Klimii Iter Subterraneum'
(Original ed. 1741).
Before you start
searching in the database, you may need a
of its contents or some
help for its use. Also available are lists
of the people behind the Database, a
bibliography, a map of
note on the
historical background, some lists of
Nordic rulers, and
abbreviations used in the database.
Current editors are prof. Lars Boje Mortensen and Karen Skovgaard-Petersen,
The Royal Library, Copenhagen, and Peter Zeeberg, The Danish Society for Language and Literature, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Contact person is Lars Boje Mortensen.
last updated November 8th, 2010
The WWW-version was prepared by
Hans Morten Kind,
University of Bergen,