For the Living and the Dead

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For the Living and the Dead
Author Tomas Tranströmer
Original title För levande och döda
Translator Don Coles
Country Sweden
Language Swedish
Publisher Albert Bonniers förlag
Publication date
Published in English
Pages 35
ISBN 91-0-047672-2

For the Living and the Dead (Swedish: För levande och döda) is a 1989 collection of poetry by the Swedish writer Tomas Tranströmer. It received the Nordic Council Literature Prize.[1]

Its 1996 translation into English by Canadian author Don Coles won the John Glassco Translation Prize in 1997.

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