Henrik Ibsen (Modern Critical Views Series)

Henrik Ibsen (Modern Critical Views Series)

by Harold Bloom
     
 

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Booknews
Included in this volume on the works of Ibsen (1828-1906) are essays by E.M. Forster, Francis Fergusson, Eric Bentley, Una Ellis-Fermor, and Harold Bloom (who also provides a brief introduction). Topics include Ibsen and the cultural meanings of child abuse; the Ibsen hero; Ibsen and Shakespeare; Ibsen and the making of modern drama; and introductions to Hedda Gabler, The Pillars of Society, and other plays. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791047842
Publisher:
Chelsea House Publishers
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Series:
Modern Critical Views Series
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
6.32(w) x 9.76(h) x 1.06(d)
Lexile:
1360L (what's this?)
Age Range:
13 - 17 Years

Meet the Author

One of our most popular, respected, and controversial literary critics, Yale University professor Harold Bloom¿s books ¿ about, variously, Shakespeare, the Bible, and the classic literature ¿ are as erudite as they are accessible.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
New York, New York and New Haven, Connecticut
Date of Birth:
July 11, 1930
Place of Birth:
New York, New York
Education:
B.A., Cornell University, 1951; Ph.D., Yale University, 1955

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