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The Nomination Database for the Nobel Prize
in Literature, 1901-1950

Year: 1903
Number: 4-3
   
Nominee 1:  
Leo Tolstoy
M
1828
1910
Author
RU (RUSSIAN FEDERATION)
   
Nominee 2:  
Georg Brandes
M
1842
1927
Professor of history of literature
DK (DENMARK)
   
Nominee 3:  
Maurice Maeterlinck
M
1862
1949
Author
BE (BELGIUM)
lit 1911 »
   
Nominator:
 
Anatole (Jacques) France (Thibault)
M
Member of the French Academy (Académie française)
Paris
FR (FRANCE)
   
   
Comment: The candidates were nominated both separately (see entry 4-4 1903, 5-1 1903 and 6 1903) and jointly in the above order by Anatole France.

Anatole France: pen-name of Jacques Thibault.
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