9781420960976-1420960970-Hedda Gabler

Hedda Gabler

ISBN-13: 9781420960976
ISBN-10: 1420960970
Author: Ibsen, Henrik
Publication date: 2019
Publisher: Digireads.com Publishing
Format: Paperback 82 pages
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ISBN-13: 9781420960976
ISBN-10: 1420960970
Author: Ibsen, Henrik
Publication date: 2019
Publisher: Digireads.com Publishing
Format: Paperback 82 pages

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Acknowledged authors Ibsen, Henrik wrote Hedda Gabler comprising 82 pages back in 2019. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1420960970 and 9781420960976. Since then Hedda Gabler textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Performed for the first time in 1891, “Hedda Gabler” is one of Henrik Ibsen’s greatest dramas. It is the story of its title character, Hedda, a self-centered and manipulative woman who has grown bored of her new marriage to the kind and reliable George. Hedda was born to a life of luxury and privilege and marries a man she does not love to avoid becoming a spinster. After returning from her honeymoon, Hedda discovers that her marriage will not be the life of wealth and excitement she was accustomed to and that George will never be the ambitious and successful man she wishes him to be. To escape her boredom, she begins to meddle in the lives of George’s academic rival, Eilert, who is Hedda’s former paramour, and Eilert’s unsuspecting wife, Thea. Hedda fears that Eilert and his professional success may stand in the way of George’s future in academia and Hedda takes it upon herself to sabotage her husband’s rival, leading to truly tragic consequences for everyone involved. Marked by one of the most dramatic female roles in all of theater, “Hedda Gabler” stands as an enduring masterpiece by Norway’s most famous playwright, Henrik Ibsen. This edition is printed on premium acid-free paper, follows the translation of Edmund Gosse and William Archer, with an introduction by William Archer.

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