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Pontoppidan

(Danish pontˈtopidan)
n
(Biography) Henrik. 1857–1943, Danish novelist and short-story writer, author of the novel sequences The Promised Land (1891–95), Lykke-Per (1898–1904), and The Empire of Death (1912–16). Nobel prize for literature 1917

Pon•top•pi•dan

(pɒnˈtɒp ɪˌdɑn)
n.
Henrik, 1857–1943, Danish novelist: Nobel prize 1917.
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Another Bishop, Pontoppidan, speaks also of a poulp on which a regiment of cavalry could manoeuvre.
His topics include the return of time: Marcel Proust and Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar, desire unbound: the Marquis de Sade and Angela Carter, the enchantment of history: Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Salman Rushdie, Aladdin's nightmare: Henrik Pontoppidan and Ernst J'nger, and the multiple faces of Shahrazad: Leila Sebbar and Waciny Laredj.
Ceramist Pernille Pontoppidan, furniture designer Jonas Edvard, and sculptor Ane Fabricius Christiansen are just some of the artists producing site-specific works installed in and around Den Frie.
"We plan to use a variety of Webb's instrument modes and capabilities, not only to investigate this one region, but also to learn how best to study cosmic ices with Webb," said Klaus Pontoppidan of the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI), an investigator on McClure's project.
[14.] Pontoppidan, M., Gaviani, G., Bella, G., and Rocco, V., "Improvements of GDI-Injector Optimization Tools for Enhanced SI-Engine Combustion Chamber Layout," SAE Technical Paper 980494, 1998, doi:10.4271/980494.
Among the recipients of the Nobel in Literature have been such stellar names as Sully Prudhomme, Verlier von Heidenstam, Karl Anton Gjellerup, and Henrik Pontoppidan, not to mention more recent notables including the court jester Dario Fo or the unreadable Elfriede Jelinek.
Aun en el siglo xvii se nota la influencia del Carmen bucolicum, cuando el luterano danes Erik Eriksen Pontoppidan (1616-1678), mas tarde obispo de Trondheim, escribe sus Bucolica sacra (1643) con referencia explicita al poeta umbro (93).
Pontoppidan E (1755) The natural history of Norway.
Antennal sensilla of the ground beetle Platynus dorsalis (Pontoppidan, 1763) (Coleoptera, Carabidae).