A Doll's House

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Echo Library, Jun 1, 2007 - Drama - 108 pages
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In perhaps his most famous play, Ibsen is sharply critical of Victorian marriage norms

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User Review  - Sidharth Vardhan - Goodreads

There is something quite ununderstandable towards the end. Did Nora overreacted? Her reasons were strong but leaving her home ... I can't digest that. Yes, nanny she had reasons to trust to for her ... Read full review

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User Review  - Matthew - Goodreads

If Peer Gynt is Ibsen's most famous work, then A Doll's House is perhaps Ibsen's best-known work - the one where a wife slams the door shut as she leaves her husband, sparking any number of imitations ... Read full review

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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.

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