- Henrik Arnold. 1808–45, Norwegian poet and nationalist, remembered for his lyric and narrative verse
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Ole Bull was with Wergeland, who was severely wounded by one of the soldiers.
In Wergeland we see an instance of the poetical temper in its most unbridled form.Henrik Ibsen
In Norway he had been a pronounced nationalist of the Wergeland direction and had taken part in the first peasant uprising.
Special study of selections specified as examination material including the writings of Holberg, Wergeland, and Welhaven.The School System of Norway
David Allen Anderson
Wergeland gave the first poetical expression to the glowing patriotic enthusiasm for liberty and independence.