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- Nordic Academic Press 2014; US$ 41.99
This innovative volume presents, for the first time ever, cutting-edge research about the Swedish Nobel Laureate Selma Lagerlöf (1858?1940) in one comprehensive resource. Written by scholars from a range of countries, it highlights the interdisciplinarity of current Lagerlöf research and the latest trends in it, frequently cutting across genres,... more...
- The Floating Press 2014; US$ 3.99
There is a rich body of folklore that has sprung up around the central events that are said to have occurred in the life of Jesus. This volume, originally written in Swedish, collects a number of charming versions of these tales. It's an inspiring collection that would also be a good choice to read aloud to children. more...
- Amsterdam University Press 2012; US$ 45.00
This book is a study of August Strindberg?s famous drama Miss Julie, presented in both Swedish and English. Since it was first performed in 1888, Miss Julie has became one of the most successful plays written by Strindberg, widely considered one of the pioneers of modern drama. The book provides a penetrating analysis of the author?s text, followed... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2011; US$ 9.36
Hauptbeschreibung "Das ist ja das Rätselhafte einer solchen Kämpfernatur, wie der seinen, daß hier das Zarte, Weibliche in engster Umklammerung mit dem brutalen Hohn bis zur Grausamkeit gepaart lag." (Schleich über Strindberg) Das vorliegende Buch versammelt Erinnerungen des Mediziners und Schriftstellers Schleich an seinen Freund August Strindberg,... more...
- Amsterdam University Press 2007; US$ 34.95
Sweden's August Strindberg (1849-1912) has long been recognised as one of the leading dramatists around the turn of the last century. His electrifying theatre work resonated with the public in his lifetime, and continues to grip playwrights and audien more...
- Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 8.99
The Father; A Dream Play; Miss Julie; The Ghost Sonata; The Dance of Death `Ibsen can sit serenely in his Doll's House,' Sean O'Casey remarked, `while Strindberg is battling with his heaven and his hell.'Strindberg was one of the most extreme, and ultimately the most influential theatrical innovators of the late nineteenth century.... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 1988; US$ 40.00
The contributors to "Strindberg's Dramaturgy" - an international group of scholars, critics and directors - explore this complex pattern of signification or meaning in both his dramatic discourse and the actual staging of the plays. Their aim is to better understand Strindberg's impact on 20th century theatre from this dual point;... more...