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Strindberg, five plays

by August Strindberg

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

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  • Strindberg, August, 1849-1912 -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAugust Strindberg ; translated, with an introduction, by Harry G. Carlson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT9811.A3 C37 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination297 p. ;
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3495860M
    ISBN 100520046978, 0520046986
    LC Control Number82015882

    Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "Plays By August Strindberg" See other formats. Buy Strindberg Plays: One - "The Father", "Miss Julie", and "The Ghost Sonata" Master Playwrights by August Strindberg, Michael Meyer, Michael Meyer (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1).

      August Strindberg () was born in Stockholm and began writing plays in He is considered the "father" of modern Swedish literature and was an important precursor to both expressionism and surrealism. His first major play was Master Olof, written in 4/5(64). Strindberg was the most uneven of all great writers. His collected works fill fifty-five volumes of plays, novels, short stories, sociological and philological theses, philosophy, occultism, poetry, essays—is there a single literary form with which he did not experiment? The most self-critical of human beings, he was almost totally lacking in self-criticism as a writer.

    The Online Books Page. Online Books by. August Strindberg (Strindberg, August, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Strindberg, August, The Creditor: A Play in One Act (London: Hendersons, ), trans. by Horace Barnett Samuel (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Strindberg, August, Historical Miniatures, trans. by. Strindberg was the Leonardo da Vinci of the modern world. He was a fascinating human being and one of the fathers of avant garde theater. At the end of his career, Strindberg wrote five thematically connected plays for the Intimate Theater in Stockholm; he called them Chamber Plays because he thought that they related to his earlier, large.


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Strindberg: Five Plays Paperback – J by August Strindberg (Author)Cited by: 9. A multi-faceted author, Strindberg was an author of extremes. His early plays Strindberg to the Naturalistic movement. His works from this time are often compared with the Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen. Strindberg's best-known play from this period is Miss Julie.

Strindberg wanted to attain what he called "greater Naturalism."4/5. August Strindberg ( - ) was a Swedish playwright, novelist, poet, essayist and painter.

A five plays book writer who often drew directly on his personal experience, Strindberg's career spanned four decades, during which time he wrote over sixty plays and more View : University of California Press.

: August Strindberg: Five Major Plays (): Strindberg, August, Mueller, Carl R.: BooksCited by: 3. About the Author. Harry G. Carlson teaches Drama and Theatre at Queens College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York.

He has written widely on Swedish drama and theatre and has been honored in Sweden for his books, Strindberg and the Poetry of Myth (California, ) and Out of Inferno: Strindberg's Reawakening as an Artist (), play translations and critical essays. Strindberg, five plays by August Strindberg Published by University of California Press in : Strindberg's most important and most frequently performed plays—The Father, Miss Julie, A Dream Play, The Dance of Death, and The Ghost Sonata—are gathered together here in translations praised for their fluency and their elegance.

Strindberg: Five Plays | Skip to main content A Community of Independent Local Bookstores. Strindberg: five plays. [August Strindberg; Harry Gilbert Carlson] -- Strindberg's most important and most frequently performed plays--"The Father," "Miss Julie," A Dream Play," "The Dance of Death," and "The Ghost Sonata"--Are gathered together here in translations.

This edition embraces Strindberg's crucial transition from 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 inA Dream Play, The Ghost Sonata, and The Dance of Death.

The world premiere of A Dream Play was performed at The Swedish Theatre in Aprilsix years after it was written. Harriet Bosse, Strindberg's third wife (divorced by this time) played Indra's Castegren directed the production and Carl Grabow was the designer.

Critics at the time noted that the demands of the play made it nearly impossible to mount a satisfactory : Expressionism. Buy a cheap copy of Strindberg: Five Plays book by August Strindberg.

Strindberg's most important and most frequently performed plays—The Father, Miss Julie, A Dream Play, The Dance of Death, and The Ghost Sonata—are gathered together Free shipping over $/5(4). While this production of Master Olof was his breakthrough in the theatre, Strindberg's five-act fairy-tale play Lucky Peter's Journey, which opened on 22 Decemberbrought him his first significant success, although he dismissed it as a ry movement: Naturalism, Expressionism.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Strindberg, August, Strindberg. New York: New American Library, [, ©] (OCoLC) Buy Strindberg: Five Plays by August Strindberg, Harry G Carlson (Introduction by) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ The five plays translated here are those on which Strindberg's international reputation as a dramatist principally rests and this edition embraces his crucial transition from 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 /5(23).

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August Strindberg (–) was one of Sweden’s most important writers. From the s until his death, he was a dominant figure in Swedish literary circles. Internationally, he is known for his plays.

Strindberg grew up in Stockholm and studied at Uppsala University. From to he worked at the National Library of Sweden in Stockholm. Description: Five Plays from the Children's Theatre Company of Minneapolis was first published in Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions.

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Strindberg: A life by Sue Prideaux – review (61 plays, three books of poetry, 18 novels, nine volumes of autobiography, in addition to all his Author: Ruth Scurr.

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Poetry. Strindberg’s poems were radical both in content and form.