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Author: August Strindberg; Michael Robinson
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the first fully edited translation of a series of essays by the great Swedish dramatist August Strindberg. The essays, edited and translated by Michael Robinson, have been selected for the light they shed, both directly and indirectly, on Strindberg's contribution to the European theatre firstly in such masterpieces of psychological realism as The Father and Miss Julie, and subsequently in those works,
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Named Person: August Strindberg; August Strindberg
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: August Strindberg; Michael Robinson
ISBN: 0521563755 9780521563758
OCLC Number: 33668337
Awards: Winner of George Bernard Shaw Prize.
Description: xi, 284 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The Battle of the Brains --
Nemesis Divina --
Mysticism --
For Now --
Soul Murder (Apropos Rosmersholm) --
On Modern Drama and Modern Theatre (1889) --
I --
The Making of an Aspasia --
Nemesis Divina (Cont.) --
The New Arts! or The Role of Chance in Artistic Creation --
Whence We Have Come --
Character a Role? --
Cesarine (1894) --
Deranged Sensations (1894) --
In the Cemetery (1896) --
The Death's Head Moth --
Indigo and the Line of Copper --
To the Heckler --
On the Action of Light in Photography (1896) --
A Glance into Space (1896) --
Edvard Munch's Exhibition (1896) --
The Synthesis of Gold (1896) --
Contemporary Gold-Making (1896) --
The Sunflower (1896) --
The Mysticism of World History (1903) --
August Strindberg on Himself (1909).
Other Titles: Essays.
Responsibility: by August Strindberg ; selected, edited and translated by Michael Robinson.
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