Plays by August Strindberg: The Dream Play - The Link - The by August Strindberg

By August Strindberg

August Strindberg is taken into account the daddy of contemporary Swedish literature. listed here are accrued 3 of his best performs, written in the course of what he known as his 'Inferno period', a interval simply following a sequence of psychotic episodes, they're jam-packed with wild imagery, severe and strong characters and contact on realism and naturalism in a groundbreaking method for the time. the various earliest books, rather these courting again to the 1900s and earlier than, are actually super scarce and more and more dear. Hesperides Press are republishing those vintage works in reasonable, prime quality, glossy variants, utilizing the unique textual content and artwork.

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