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

Year: 1903
Number: 17-1
   
Nominee:  
Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
M
1832
1910
Author
NO (NORWAY)
lit 1903 »
   
Nominator:
 
Karl Warburg
M
Professor, literature historian
Gothenburg
SE (SWEDEN)
   
   
Comment: Addendum to entries 1903:4-1, 17-1, 18-0: In a letter dated Feb. 3, 1903, Christen Collin (assoc. prof at Christiania University (now Oslo), NO) proposes that the Prize be shared between Björnstjerne Björnson and Henrik Ibsen; alternatively between Björnson and Leo Tolstoy, or awarded solely to Björnson.
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