Four Major Plays: "Doll's House", "Ghosts", "Hedda Gabler" and "Master Builder"

Four Major Plays: "Doll's House", "Ghosts", "Hedda Gabler" and "Master Builder"

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Taken from the highly acclaimed Oxford Ibsen, this collection of Ibsen's plays includes A Doll's House, Ghosts, Hedda Gabler, and The Master Builder.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 121.92 x 195.58 x 25.4mm | 272.15g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0192833871
  • 9780192833877
  • 474,905

Table of contents

A Doll's House; Ghosts; Hedda Gabler; The Master Buildershow more

Review quote

"A very well done introduction, together with a compact and convenient collection of plays."--Jan Gorak, University of Denver"James McFarlane's introduction is exemplary and his translation masterful. A pleasure to read!"--Brice Thompson, University of California, Santa Cruz"By far the best translation of Ibsen available. Every detail in an Ibsen play is important; every detail and most manners of the Norwegian are accuretly recaptured in these masterly translations."--Simon Williams, University of California, Santa Barbara"A fine, lively translation of these classics. Also, it is great to have these particular four Ibsen plays in one volume."--Harold J. Baxter, Ph.D., Trinity College"The McFarlane translation was a pleasant surprise. Having used various translators and editions, I'll stop here, content, well-content with content and format."--Reg Saner, University of Colorado (I just enter 'em)"These excellent and beautifully rendered plays make accessible to students a variety of themes - late 19th century feminism, the overbearing bourgeois society - at an affordable price."--Barbara B. Davis, Antioch Collegeshow more

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4 36% (1,839)
3 18% (917)
2 4% (203)
1 1% (53)
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