Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1974
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Harry Martinson - Facts

Harry Martinson

Harry Martinson

Born: 6 May 1904, Jämshög, Sweden

Died: 11 February 1978, Stockholm, Sweden

Residence at the time of the award: Sweden

Prize motivation: "for writings that catch the dewdrop and reflect the cosmos"

Field: poetry, prose

Language: Swedish

Prize share: 1/2

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