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Lagerlöf, Selma

Line breaks: Selma La¦ger|löf
Pronunciation: /ˈlɑːgələːf
 
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  • (1858–1940), Swedish novelist; full name Selma Ottiliana Lovisa Lagerlöf. She made her name with Gösta Berlings Saga (1891), and was the first woman to be the sole winner of a Nobel Prize (Literature, 1909).

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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody