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Count Carl Johan Gustaf Snoilsky (1841–1903)

Snoilsky, Carl Johan Gustaf, Count (snoil’skē). A Swedish poet; born in Stockholm, Sept. 8, 1841; died there, May 19, 1903. His ‘Sonnets’ (1871), and his translation of Goethe’s ballads (1876), are among the best in Swedish literature. His later poems are ‘New Stanzas’ (1881); ‘Savonarola’ (1883); ‘The White Lady’ (1885); ‘Swedish Pictures’ (1886).