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Paul Johann Ludwig Heyse

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1910

German writer: drama, poetry, prose. World-renowned short stories. Idealism. Consummate artistry permeated with idealism. Philology. Doctorate for dissertation on the refrain in Provençal poetry. Nobleman.


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Portrait of Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse by Adoph von Menzel, 1853. Source Wikimedia Commons

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Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse. Source: Zidovske listy

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Paul Heyse, circa 1860. Author: Franz Hanfstaengl. Source: Wikimedia Commons.

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Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse, 19th century. Source: Wikimedia Commons.

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Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse, 1910. Source: Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, London.

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Name: Paul Johann Ludwig Heyse
Birth: 15 March 1830, Berlin, Prussia (now Germany)
Death: 2 April 1914, Munich, Germany
Residence at the time of the award: German
Prize motivation: "as a tribute to the consummate artistry, permeated with idealism, which he has demonstrated during his long productive career as a lyric poet, dramatist, novelist and writer of world-renowned short stories"
Field: Drama, Poetry, Prose
Language: German