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Year: 1903
Number: 16-0
   
Nominee:  
Alexander Baumgartner, S.J.
M
1841
1910
Literature historian
CH (SWITZERLAND)
   
Motivation: "Geschichte der Weltliteratur" ('The Story of the World’s Literature').
   
Nominator:
 
Knud Krogh-Tonning
M
Member of the Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters (see comment)
NO (NORWAY)
   
   
Comment: Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters: Det Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskab.

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