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DetailsA Dolls House is one of the best-known and most frequently performed modern plays. The play showcases Ibsen's genius for realistic prose drama.This book is a classic expression of womens right and their empowerment. This is one of the most popular dramas of the Norwegian playwright and poet, Henrik Ibsen. This play in prose is significant for its critical attitude towards the marriage norms in the 19th century. The protagonist of the book is Nora who rejects a suffocating marriage and the mundane life in a dolls house and embarks on a journey to discover herself. The play analyzes the self sacrifice of women in a male-dominated society.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Henrik Ibsen was a prolific 19th century Norwegian playwright, theater director and poet. He was born in a well-to-do merchant family in a small town of Skien in Norway on March 20, 1828. Ibsen wrote his first play at the age twenty-one, which was a five-act tragedy called Catiline. Like much of his early work, Catiline was written in verse. He is known as the 'Father of Realism' and is one of the founders of Modernism in theater. His other famous work include Brand, Peer Gynt, An Enemy of the People, Emperor and Galilean, Hedda Gabler, Ghosts, The Wild Duck, Rosmersholm, and The Master Builder.
SKU Code PRK B 3252 Weight in Kg 0.1000 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9780486270623 Author Name HENRIK IBSEN Publisher Name DOVER PUBLICATION