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 Jørgen Engebretsen Moe

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Jørgen Engebretsen Moe

Birth
Hole kommune, Buskerud fylke, Norway
Death
27 Mar 1882 (aged 68)
Kristiansand, Kristiansand kommune, Vest-Agder fylke, Norway
Burial
Oslo, Oslo kommune, Oslo fylke, Norway
Memorial ID
190450405 View Source

He was a Norwegian folklorist, bishop, poet, and author. He is best known for the Norske Folkeeventyr, a collection of Norwegian folk tales which he edited in collaboration with Peter Christen Asbjørnsen. He also served as the Bishop of the Diocese of Kristianssand from 1874 until his death.

He was a Norwegian folklorist, bishop, poet, and author. He is best known for the Norske Folkeeventyr, a collection of Norwegian folk tales which he edited in collaboration with Peter Christen Asbjørnsen. He also served as the Bishop of the Diocese of Kristianssand from 1874 until his death.


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