Plays of August Strindberg Fourth Series by August Strindberg

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ContributionsEdwin Bjorkman (Translator)
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Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL8062852M
ISBN 100766197239
ISBN 109780766197237

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Plays by August Strindberg, First Series Contents: The dream play -- The link -- The dance of death part I and II. Language: English: LoC Class: PT: Language and Literatures: Germanic, Scandinavian, and Icelandic literatures: Subject: Strindberg, August, -- Translations into English Subject: Swedish drama -- Translations into English.

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Strindberg, August, Translator: Björkman, Edwin, Title: Plays by August Strindberg: Creditors. Pariah. Language: English: LoC Class: PT: Language and Literatures: Germanic, Scandinavian, and Icelandic literatures: Subject: Drama Subject: Strindberg, August, -- Translations into English Category: Text: EBook-No.

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The Plays. The Outlaw. Master Olof. Lucky Pehr. The Father. Comrades. Miss Julie. Creditors. The Stronger. Pariah. Simoom. Debit and Credit. Facing Death. Mother Love. The Link. The First Warning. Miss Julie (Swedish: Fröken Julie) is a naturalistic play written in by August is set on Midsummer's Eve and the following morning, which is Midsummer and the Feast Day of St.

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An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or Rating: % positive. However, he is best-known for his dramatic works, many of which have been met with international acclaim, including The Father, Miss Julie (Miss Julia), Creditors, and A Dream Play.

Strindberg died in following a short illness, but his work continues to inspire later playwrights and authors including Tennessee Williams, Maxim Gorky, and Eugene O by: Six Plays of Strindberg: The Father, Miss Julie, The Stronger, Easter, A Dream Play, The Ghost SonataCited by: 9.

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