By Henrik Ibsen
The NHB Drama Classics sequence offers the world's maximum performs in reasonable, hugely readable variations for college students, actors and theatregoers. The hallmarks of the sequence are available introductions (focusing at the play's theatrical and ancient heritage, including an writer biography, key dates and recommendations for extra examining) and the full textual content, uncluttered with footnotes. The translations, by means of best specialists within the box, are exact and in particular actable. The variants of English-language performs comprise a word list of surprising phrases and words to assist understanding.
A Doll's House is Ibsen's innovative story of Nora's awakening to her want for a lifetime of her personal.
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