In Norway he had been a pronounced nationalist of the wergeland direction and had taken part in the first peasant uprising.
Ole Bull was with wergeland, who was severely wounded by one of the soldiers.
It is difficult, from the sources of Scandinavian opinion, to obtain a sensible impression of wergeland.
In wergeland we see an instance of the poetical temper in its most unbridled form.
According to wergeland's advice, he also founded a parish library, giving his father's books as its first endowment.
Special study of selections specified as examination material including the writings of Holberg, wergeland, and Welhaven.
wergeland gave the first poetical expression to the glowing patriotic enthusiasm for liberty and independence.
Most famous of the poets of Norway is wergeland, the Schiller of his country, his works including tragedies, poems and satires.
wergeland knew nothing of the Danish tradition of his day, which he treated with violent and bitter contempt.