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Title:
The complete major prose plays
Author:
Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906.
Personal Author:
Uniform Title:
Selected works. English. 1978
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, [1978]

©1978
Physical Description:
vi, 1143 pages ; 21 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Pillars of society.--A doll house.--Ghosts.--An enemy of the people.--The wild duck.--Rosmersholm.--The lady from the sea.--Hedda Gabler.--The master builder.--Little Eyolf.--John Gabriel Borkman.--When we dead awaken.
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ISBN:
9780374174149
Format :
Book

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Summary

Author Notes

Henrik Ibsen, poet and playwright was born in Skein, Norway, in 1828. His creative work spanned 50 years, from 1849-1899, and included 25 plays and numerous poems. During his middle, romantic period (1840-1875), Ibsen wrote two important dramatic poems, Brand and Peer Gynt, while the period from 1875-1899 saw the creation of 11 realistic plays with contemporary settings, the most famous of which are A Doll's House, Ghosts, Hedda Gabler, and The Wild Duck.

Henrik Ibsen died in Christiania (now Oslo), Norway in 1906.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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