By Henrik Ibsen
The NHB Drama Classics sequence offers the world's maximum performs in reasonable, hugely readable versions for college kids, actors and theatregoers. The hallmarks of the sequence are obtainable introductions (focusing at the play's theatrical and old historical past, including an writer biography, key dates and proposals for additional analyzing) and the entire textual content, uncluttered with footnotes. The translations, via major specialists within the box, are exact and exceptionally actable. The versions of English-language performs contain a thesaurus of surprising phrases and words to assist understanding.
A Doll's House is Ibsen's innovative story of Nora's awakening to her want for a lifetime of her personal.
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ALL 38 PLAYS
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LIST OF THE PLAYS’ SOURCES
The Apocryphal Plays
THE delivery OF MERLIN
VORTIGERN AND ROWENA and plenty of more!
TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE through CHARLES AND MARY LAMB
VENUS AND ADONIS and more
The Apocryphal Poetry
TO THE QUEEN and more!
PREFACE TO SHAKESPEARE AND NOTES ON PLAY by way of SAMUEL JOHNSON
ON SHAKESPEARE by means of LEO TOLSTOY
EXTRACTS FROM WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE via VICTOR HUGO
SHAKESPEARE'S perspective towards THE operating sessions by way of ERNEST CROSBY
A LETTER by way of GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
and many more!
SOME ACCOUNT OF THE lifetime of MR. WILLIAM SHAKESPEAR by means of NICHOLAS ROWE
SHAKESPEARE: HIS lifestyles, artwork, AND CHARACTERS by means of HENRY NORMAN HUDSON
LIFE OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE by means of SIR SIDNEY LEE
SHAKESPEARE'S misplaced YEARS IN LONDON through ARTHUR ACHESON
THE humans FOR WHOM SHAKESPEARE WROTE via CHARLES DUDLEY WARNER
Shakespeare’s final Will and Testament
Glossary of Elizabethan Language
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- Plays 4: Common Pursuit; Holy Terror; After Pilkington; Old Flames; They Never Slept
- The Theatre of the Absurd
- A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Volume 8, Hough to Keyse: Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers, and Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800
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The next generation of admirers of ‘popular imagery’ had to defend its interest not in woodcuts which, in becoming outdated had become quaint; but in mechanical reproductions, cheap steel engravings and lithographs. Their successors shamefacedly confessed a predilection for photographs and photoengravings. As each advance in pictorial reproduction is made, its products appall the connoisseur by their abundance and crudeness, but attract the historian as valuable testimony to the mœurs of the past.
A Doll's House (Drama Classics) by Henrik Ibsen