Abolition of the Office of Statholder in Norway

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Historical Context Note

  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume Norwegian Writing and Culture.

The Office of Statholder (effectively the lieutenant of the King of Sweden) is abolished in Norway, having already been empty since 1856.
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Editors. "Abolition of the Office of Statholder in Norway". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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