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#1. One of the middle ones in the flock, I was born on July 24, 1857, in the small Jutland town of Fredericia. In 1863, my father was transferred to Randers, another Jutland town, where a year later, at the age of six, I experienced the invasion of the allied Prussian and Austrian armies. - Author: Henrik Pontoppidan
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#2. I turned to the novel, an artistic form which had in former days been neglected and had thus acquired a bad reputation, but which during the nineteenth century had developed and elevated itself to the ranks occupied by drama and the ancient epic. - Author: Henrik Pontoppidan
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#3. My father, Dines Pontoppidan, belonged to an old family of clergymen and was himself a minister. - Author: Henrik Pontoppidan
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#4. After a summer trip to Switzerland, which was rich in experiences, I started writing. In the beginning, I aimed at descriptions of nature and folk life until, as the years passed, the description of man became my chief interest. - Author: Henrik Pontoppidan
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