Nominated on 4 occasions for the Nobel Prize in
- Literature 1958, by Francesco Flora
- Literature 1958, by Carlo Bo
- Literature 1958, by Maurice Bowra
- Literature 1959, by Carlo Bo
MLA style: “Salvatore Quasimodo – Nominations”. Nobelprize.org. Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 22 Jun 2018.
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