An enemy of the people: a play in five acts

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Samuel French, 1939 - 123 pages
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I didn't get this book in full. I mean, the author's intention. It is quite clear that the social elitist idea that Dr.S came up with at the second half is not defensible. Unwillingness of him in ... Read full review

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*4.5 I thoroughly enjoyed this tragedy -- is it a tragedy? It reminded me of Brecht's Galileo, but ... seemed less tragic? The refusal to recant, holding on to the end, bringing his family down with ... Read full review

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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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