A Doll s House

  • Filename: a-doll-s-house.
  • ISBN: 9781304063922
  • Release Date: 2015-05-18
  • Number of pages: 74
  • Author: Henrik Ibsen
  • Publisher: Sheba Blake Publishing



A Doll’s House, written two years after The Pillars of Society, was the first of Ibsen’s plays to create a sensation and is now perhaps his most famous play, and required reading in many secondary schools and universities. The play was highly controversial when first published, as it is sharply critical of 19th Century marriage norms. It follows the formula of well-made play up until the final act, when it breaks convention by ending with a discussion, not an unravelling. It is often called the first true feminist play, although Ibsen denied this.

A Doll s House

  • Filename: a-doll-s-house.
  • ISBN: 9781408106020
  • Release Date: 2008-08-19
  • Number of pages: 116
  • Author: Henrik Ibsen
  • Publisher: A&C Black



The play is combined with a full commentary on the plot, context, themes, characters, language and critical reception.

Henrik Ibsen

  • Filename: henrik-ibsen.
  • ISBN:
  • Release Date: 2008-01-01
  • Number of pages: 79
  • Author: S. H. Siddall
  • Publisher: Humanities-Ebooks



Stephen Siddall’s study of one of Ibsen’s most innovative plays places it firmly in the context of nineteenth century European theatre, ‘novelty theatre’, and the society of Norway of its time. The book discusses responses to Ibsen, especially those of George Bernard Shaw and William Archer in London, and the relationship of the play to issues of theatrical censorship. (More modern treatments, like the remarkable ones by Ingmar Bergman and by Fassbinder, are also covered.) The character of Nora leads into a discussion of feminism, and her relationship with Torvald and the performance of the crucial tarantella is sensitively discussed.

Ibsen A Doll s House

  • Filename: ibsen-a-doll-s-house.
  • ISBN: 0521478669
  • Release Date: 1995-04-27
  • Number of pages: 210
  • Author: Egil Tornqvist
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press



Ibsen's A Doll's House is one of the most widely debated plays, but which version of the play do we refer to--the original text, translations, stage presentation, radio, film or television adaptations? This study addresses these questions and examines how the choice of medium and directorial approaches have influenced the meaning of the play text. Comparative analysis of the text and performance is framed by biographical background to the play and its impact on later dramatists such as Strindberg and Shaw.

A Doll s House Literary Touchstone Edition

  • Filename: a-doll-s-house-literary-touchstone-edition.
  • ISBN: 9781580495981
  • Release Date: 2005
  • Number of pages: 85
  • Author: Henrik Ibsen
  • Publisher: Prestwick House Inc



This Prestwick House Literary Touchstone Edition includes a glossary and reader?s notes to help the modern reader contend with Ibsen?s approach to complex human interactions and the relationship between the sexes.Norwegian-born Henrik Ibsen?s classic play about the struggle between independence and security still resonates with readers and audience members today. Often hailed as an early feminist work, the story of Nora and Torvald rises above simple gender issues to ask the bigger question: "To what extent have we sacrificed our selves for the sake of social customs and to protect what we think is love?" Nora?s struggle and ultimate realizations about her life invite all of us to examine our own lives and find the many ways we have made ourselves dolls and playthings in the hands of forces we believe to be beyond our control.

Henrick Ibsen s A Doll s House

  • Filename: henrick-ibsen-s-a-doll-s-house.
  • ISBN: 1854598724
  • Release Date: 2007
  • Number of pages: 96
  • Author: Stephen Unwin
  • Publisher: Nick Hern Books



Brand new seires of highly accessible guides to the world's best-known plays

The Doll s House

  • Filename: the-doll-s-house.
  • ISBN: 9780698194915
  • Release Date: 2016-02-02
  • Number of pages: 432
  • Author: M. J. Arlidge
  • Publisher: Penguin



Detective Helen Grace is on the trail of a twisted serial killer in this riveting thriller in the “gripping”* international bestselling series. Ruby wakes up in a strange room. Her captor calmly explains that no one is looking for her. No one wants her. Except him. When the body of a woman is found buried on a secluded beach, Detective Helen Grace is called to the scene. She knows right away that the killer is no amateur. The woman has been dead for years, and no one has even reported her missing. But why would they? She’s still sending text messages to her family. Helen is convinced that a criminal mastermind is at work: someone very smart, very careful, and worst of all, very patient. But as she struggles to piece together the killer’s motive, time is running out for a victim who is still alive... From the Trade Paperback edition.

A doll s house and Hedda Gabler

  • Filename: a-doll-s-house-and-hedda-gabler.
  • ISBN: 0822006146
  • Release Date: 1965-06-04
  • Number of pages: 56
  • Author: Marianne Sturman
  • Publisher: Cliffs Notes



Includes a brief biography of Henrick Ibsen, brief summaries of five plays by Ibsen, Act summaries and commentaries, critical comments, character analysis and more.

A Dolls House

  • Filename: a-dolls-house.
  • ISBN: 9781623959449
  • Release Date: 2015-04-15
  • Number of pages: 63
  • Author: Henrik Ibsen
  • Publisher: Xist Publishing



A Doll's House by Henrick Ibsen tells the story of Nora, a woman who is treated like a doll in her own home. Set in Victorian Norway, Nora eventually flees her marriage and children in an attempt to discover herself despite being confined by patriarchial society. Xist Publishing is a digital-first publisher. Xist Publishing creates books for the touchscreen generation and is dedicated to helping everyone develop a lifetime love of reading, no matter what form it takes

Leaving a Doll s House

  • Filename: leaving-a-doll-s-house.
  • ISBN: 0316093831
  • Release Date: 1998-04-01
  • Number of pages: 288
  • Author: Claire Bloom
  • Publisher: Back Bay Books



Writing with grace, wit, and remarkable candor, actress Claire Bloom looks back at her crowded life: her accomplishments on stage and screen; her romantic liaisons with some of the great leading men of our era; and at "the most important relationship" of her life--her marriage to author Philip Roth. of photos.

Four Great Plays of Henrik Ibsen

  • Filename: four-great-plays-of-henrik-ibsen.
  • ISBN: 9781416500384
  • Release Date: 2005-07-26
  • Number of pages: 448
  • Author: Henrick Ibsen
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster



Each volume in a collection of affordable, readable editions of some of the world's greatest works of literature features a chronology of the author's life and career, a concise introduction containing valuable background information, a timeline of significant events, an outline of key plot points and themes, detailed explanatory notes, critical analyses, discussion questions, and a list of recommended books and films.

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