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In Midsummer Days : And Other Tales.

Author: August Strindberg; Ellie Schleussner
Publisher: Auckland : The Floating Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For readers who are familiar with Swedish writer August Strindberg's early, groundbreaking works for the stage, the dreamy magical realism of the short story collection In Midsummer Days will likely come as a surprise. These tales veer sharply away from the unflinching realism that came to be associated with Strindberg in the early twentieth century. Nonetheless, though they represent a dramatic shift in style, the  Read more...
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Strindberg, August.
In Midsummer Days : And Other Tales.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2014
Named Person: August Strindberg; August Strindberg; August Strindberg
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: August Strindberg; Ellie Schleussner
ISBN: 9781776534715 1776534719
OCLC Number: 881416828
Description: 1 online resource (125 pages)
Contents: Title; Contents; In Midsummer Days; The Big Gravel-Sifter; The Sluggard; The Pilot's Troubles; Photographer and Philosopher; Half a Sheet of Foolscap; Conquering Hero and Fool; What the Tree-Swallow Sang in the Buckthorn Tree; The Mystery of the Tobacco Shed; The Story of the St. Gotthard; The Story of Jubal Who Had No ""I""; The Golden Helmets in the Alleberg; Little Bluewing Finds the Goldpowder.

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For readers who are familiar with Swedish writer August Strindberg's early, groundbreaking works for the stage, the dreamy magical realism of the short story collection In Midsummer Days will likely come as a surprise. These tales veer sharply away from the unflinching realism that came to be associated with Strindberg in the early twentieth century. Nonetheless, though they represent a dramatic shift in style, the tales in this collection are sure to engage and enchant.

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