An enemy of the people: a play in five acts

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Samuel French, 1939 - 123 pages
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Review: An Enemy of the People

User Review  - Matthew - Goodreads

'An Enemy of the People' was my favourite Ibsen play when I was younger, and I retain a strong affection for it now. It may not be the obvious choice of play, as it deals less with intense ... Read full review

Review: An Enemy of the People

User Review  - Alicia Duff - Goodreads

What happens when a successful community is discovered to have been built upon lies? This question is precisely the message in this novel; its a story with a moral about a higher purpose guiding ... Read full review

Contents

ACT
7
ACT II
28
ACT III
52
Copyright

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About the author (1939)

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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