August Strindberg versus Selma Lagerlöf Share Published torsdag 2 mars 2006 kl 12.15 In the June 2005 edition of The Greatest, Christine Demsteader profiles two celebrated wordsmiths of the nineteenth century; August Strindberg versus Selma Lagerlöf. The Greatest June 2005 Poll Who is the greatest? Selma Lagerlöf 6 vote(s) 30.00% August Strindberg 12 vote(s) 60.00% No opinion 2 vote(s) 10.00% Total number of vote(s): 20 Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests. Find out more about how we work (in Swedish).