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The Nobel Prize in Literature 1952
François Mauriac

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François Mauriac - Facts

François Mauriac

François Mauriac

Born: 11 October 1885, Bordeaux, France

Died: 1 September 1970, Paris, France

Residence at the time of the award: France

Prize motivation: "for the deep spiritual insight and the artistic intensity with which he has in his novels penetrated the drama of human life"

Field: prose

Language: French

Prize share: 1/1

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