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Nobel Prize for Literature: 1920s

1920-1929

1920s

Winner

Knut Hamsun of Norway.  Genre:  novel.

Winner

Anatole France of France.  Genres:  novel and poetry.

Winner

Jacinto Benavente of Spain.  Genre:  drama.

Winner

William Butler Yeats of Ireland.  Genre:  poetry.

Winner

Władysław Reymont of Poland.  Genre:  novel.

Winner

George Bernard Shaw of Ireland.  Genres:  drama, literary criticism.

Winner

Grazia Deledda of Italy.  Genres:  poetry and novel.

Winner

Henri Bergson of France.  Genre:  philosophy.

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Sigrid Undset of Norway (born in Denmark).  Genre:  novel.

Winner

Thomas Mann of Germany.  Genres:  novel, short story, essay.