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Flashcards in Nobel Laureates Literature Deck (50):
1

1901

Sully Prudhomme
France
poetry, essay

2

1902

Theodor Mommsen
Germany
history, law

3

1903

Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Norway
poetry, novel, drama

4

1904

Frédéric Mistral
France (occitan)
poetry, philology

José Echegaray
Spain
drama

5

1905

Henryk Sienkiewicz
Poland
novel

6

1906

Giosuè Carducci
Italy
poetry

7

1907

Rudyard Kipling
United Kingdom
novel, short story, poetry

8

1907

Rudolf Christoph Eucken
Germany
philoophy

9

1909

Selma Lagerlöf
Sweden
novel, short story

10

1910

Paul von Heyse
Germany
poetry, drama, novel, short story

11

1911

Maurice Maeterlinck
Belgium
drama, poetry, essay

12

1912

Gerhart Hauptmann
Germany
drama, novel

13

1913

Rabindranath Tagore
India (Bengali)
poetry, novel, drama, short story, music

14

1914

None

15

1915

Romain Rolland
France
novel

16

1916

Verner von Heidenstam
Sweden
poetry, novel

17

1917

Karl Adolph Gjellerup
Denmark
poetry

Henrik Pontoppidan
Denmark
novel

18

1918

None

19

1919

Carl Spitteler
Switzerland (German)
poetry

20

1920

Knut Hamsun
Norway
novel

21

1921

Anatole France
France
novel, poetry

22

1922

Jacinto Benavente
Spain
drama

23

1923

William Butler Yeats
Ireland (English)
poetry

24

1924

Władysław Reymont
Poland
novel

25

1925

George Bernard Shaw
Ireland (English)
drama, literary criticism

26

1926

Grazia Deledda
Italy
poetry, novel

27

1927

Henri Bergson
France
philosophy

28

1928

Sigrid Undset
Norway
novel

29

1929

Thomas Mann
Germany
novel, short story, essay

30

1930

Sinclair Lewis
United States (English)
novel, short story, drama

31

1931

Erik Axel Karlfeldt
Sweden
poetry

32

1932

John Galsworthy
United Kingdom (English)
novel

33

1933

Ivan Bunin
Stateless (Russian)
short story, poetry, novel

34

1934

Luigi Pirandello
Italy
drama, novel, short story

35

1935

None

36

1936

Eugene O'Neill
United States (English)
drama

37

1937

Roger Martin du Gard
France
novel

38

1938

Pearl S. Buck
United States (English)
novel, biography

39

1939

Frans Eemil Sillanpää
Finland
novel

40

1940

None

41

1941

None

42

1942

None

43

1943

None

44

1944

Johannes Vilhelm Jensen
Denmark
poetry

45

1945

Gabriela Mistral
Chile (Spanish)
poetry

46

1946

Hermann Hesse
Switzerland (German)
novel, poetry

47

1947

André Gide
France
novel, essay

48

1948

T. S. Eliot
United Kingdom
poetry

49

1949

William Faulkner
United States (English)
novel, short story

50

1950

Bertrand Russell
United Kingdom
philosophy