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Book Tips - Henrik Pontoppidan

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1917 was awarded to Henrik Pontoppidan "for his authentic descriptions of present-day life in Denmark".

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Lucky Per (Lykke-Per)

It describes the inner evelution of a man on the edge of Modern Times (1860-1900), his liberation from a Christian background into a modern way of life as an ingeneer of great skills. Then his regression to fundamental values and his life as a hermit. A happy ending! A novel inspired by Nietzsche and Schopenhauer. A Masterpiece!
/Morten Sebber, Denmark
This book describes the emotional war going on in the mind of a young man who is trying to find his place in this world.
/Smruti Shewale, Denmark
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