Miss Julie and Other Plays

Miss Julie and Other Plays

Book - 1998
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The Father; A Dream Play; Miss Julie; The Ghost Sonata; The Dance of Death `Ibsen can sit serenely in his Doll's House,' Sean O'Casey remarked, `while Strindberg is battling with his heaven and his hell.' Strindberg was one of the most extreme, and ultimately the most influential theatrical innovators of the late nineteenth century. The five plays translated here are those on which Strindberg's international reputation as a dramatist principally rests and this edition embraces his crucial transitionfrom Naturalism to Modernism, from his two finest achievements as a psychological realist, The Father and Miss Julie, to the three plays in which he redefined the possibilities of European drama following his return to the theatre in 1898. Michael Robinson's highly performable translations arebased on the authoritative texts of the new edition of Strindberg's collected works in Sweden and include the Preface to Miss Julie, Strindberg's manifesto of theatrical naturalism. Introduction Textual Note Bibliography Chronology Explanatory Notes
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
ISBN: 9780192833174
0192833170
Branch Call Number: 839.726 Str
Characteristics: xlvii, 313 p. ; 20 cm.
Additional Contributors: Robinson, Michael 1944-

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please call me, cell, 520 235-0990 as soon as it is available...thanks, William Killian. Email is: LSWKillian@comcast.net.

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