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

Year: 1901
Number: 11-1
   
Nominee:  
Frederi (Frédéric) Mistral
M
1830
1914
Poet
FR (FRANCE)
lit 1904 »
   
Motivation: "Oeuvres, texte et traduction" ('Works, text and translation').
"Mireille".
"Calendau" ('Calendau'), 1887.
"Les îles d'or" ('The Golden Isles'), 1889.
"La reine Jeanne, tragédie provençale" ('Queen Jeanne, a Provencal Tragedy').
"Le poème du Rhône en 12 chants" ('The Song of the Rhone').
"Nerto, provençal. Erzählung" ('Nerto, Provençal. Anecdote').
"Mirèio, provençal. Dichtung" ('Mirèio, Provençal. Poetry').
   
Nominators:

Mistral was nominated through professor Koschwitz, Marburg, by the following professors in romance philology:
J.U. Jarnik, Prague,
A. Mussafia, Vienna,
K. Vollmöller, Göttingen,
A. Kissner, Königsberg,
G. Baist, Freiburg,
K. Voretzsch, Tübingen,
M. Friedwagner, Czernowitz,
H. Schneegans, Würzburg,
H. Suchier, Halle,
Fr. Neumann, Heidelberg,
W. Cloëtta, Jena,
Th. Gartner, Innsbruck,
Alb. Stimming, Göttingen,
H. Schuchardt, Graz,
G. Gröber, Strassburg,
E. Böhmer, Strassburg,
E. Mérimée, Toulouse,
E. Ritter, Genève,
L. Constans, Aix,
Paul Meyer, Paris.
   
   
Comment: MireÌio : a Provençal poem / translated by Harriet W. Preston. – Boston : Roberts Brothers, 1872

Anglora : the song of the Rhone / translation from the modern Provençal by Maro Beath Jones. – Claremont, Calif., Saunders Studio Press, 1937
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