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Published by B. R. Tucker in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ibsen, Henrik, -- 1828-1906,

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby G. Bernard Shaw.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 170 p.
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22108133M
LC Control Number01027763

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With publisher's advertisements to the rear of the work. The first edition of the work. Shaw championed Ibsen's plays when many theatregoers regarded him as outrageous. Therefore, his Quintessence of Ibsenism remained a classic throughout the 20th. The Quintessence of Ibsenism is an essay written in by George Bernard Shaw, providing an extended analysis of the works of Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen and of Ibsen's critical reception in England. By extension, Shaw uses this "exposition of Ibsenism" to illustrate the imperfections of British society, notably employing to that end an 1/5(1).   The quintessence of Ibsenism: now completed to the death of Ibsen. 27 editions. By George Bernard Shaw. Go to the editions section to read or download ebooks.   In  The Quintessence of Ibsenism   George Bernard Shaw works his way through all of Ibsen’s plays to develop an overall theory of them.  It’s a decent theory and an interesting read.  The two were contemporaries and both wrote works dealing with similar themes, namely the condition of women, throughout their careers.