Download e-book for kindle: A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen

By Henrik Ibsen

ISBN-10: 1775412482

ISBN-13: 9781775412489

While A Doll's residence used to be first released in 1879 it created a sensation. The play follows the standard lifetime of a housewife. steadily the tensions inside her marriage turn into transparent and construct to a last, wonderful motion. The play is largely studied due to its sharp critique of nineteenth century marriage norms, and its feminist traits.

Show description

Read or Download A Doll's House PDF

Best literary classics books

Get Juneteenth: A Novel PDF

Nationwide BESTSELLER

"[A]n remarkable e-book, a piece of impressive virtuosity. With its booklet, an incredible international of literature has simply grown two times as tall. "--Newsday

From Ralph Ellison--author of the vintage novel of African-American adventure, Invisible Man--the long-awaited moment novel. this is the grasp of yankee vernacular--the rhythms of jazz and gospel and traditional speech--at the peak of his powers, telling a robust, evocative story of a prodigal of the 20 th century.

"Tell me what occurred whereas there's nonetheless time," calls for the demise Senator Adam Sunraider to the itinerate Negro preacher whom he calls Daddy Hickman. As a tender guy, Sunraider used to be Bliss, an orphan taken in through Hickman and raised to be a preacher like himself. Bliss's historical past encompasses the fun of younger southern boyhood; bucolic days as a filmmaker, lovemaking in a box within the Oklahoma solar. And in the back of all of it lies a secret: how did this selected baby turn into the fellow who might deny every thing to accomplish his objectives? Brilliantly crafted, relocating, clever, Juneteenth is the paintings of an American grasp.

Download PDF by William Beckford: Vathek (Oxford World's Classics)

Vathek (1786), initially written in French, continues to be one of many strangest eighteenth-century novels and probably the most tough to categorise. Perverse and ugly comedy alternates with scenes of 'oriental' beauty and evocative attractiveness within the tale of the ruthless Caliph Vathek's trip to marvelous damnation one of the subterranean treasures of Eblis.

Download e-book for kindle: La letra escarlata (Penguin Clásicos) by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Los mejores libros jamás escritos

La letra escarlata está considerada los angeles mejor novela norteamericana del siglo XIX.

Ambientada en l. a. Nueva Inglaterra de los puritanos del siglo XVII, l. a. letra escarlata (1849) narra el negative impacto que un basic acto de pasión desencadena en las vidas de tres miembros de los angeles comunidad: Hester Prynne, una mujer de espíritu libre e independiente, objeto del escarnio público y condenada a llevar los angeles «A» de «Adúltera»; el reverendo Dimmesdale, un alma atormentada por los angeles culpa aunque digno de los angeles estima common, y Chillingworth, un ser siniestro, merciless y vengativo, que maquina en l. a. sombra.

La presente edición incluye una introducción de los angeles catedrática Nina Baym, cuya hard work investigadora se ha centrado en el estudio de l. a. literatura americana del siglo XIX. En el año 2000 recibió los angeles medalla Jay Hubble que otorga los angeles smooth Language organization por sus valiosas aportaciones en esta materia. Es autora, entre otros, del ensayo the form of Hawthorne's Career.

«Tenemos que volver a aprender el arte olvidado de los angeles alegría. »

The Enchanted Castle by Edith Nesbit PDF

Jerry, Jimmy, and Cathy bump into a mysterious citadel with a gorgeous princess asleep within the backyard. The princess is de facto Mabel, the housekeeper's niece, who's basically pretending to be royalty. but if she indicates them a mystery room choked with treasure the place they find a magical ring, appeal turns into a fact.

Additional info for A Doll's House

Sample text

It happened that he had appointed to go out in this boat, either for pleasure or for fish, with two or three Moors of some distinction in that place, and for whom he had provided extraordinarily; and had therefore sent on board the boat over night a larger store of provisions than ordinary; and had ordered me to get ready three fusils with powder and shot, which were on board his ship; for that they designed some sport of fowling as well as fishing. I got all things ready as he had directed, and waited the next morning with the boat washed clean, her ancient 2 and pendants out, and everything to accommodate his guests; when by and by my patron came on board alone and told me his guests had put off going, upon some business that fell out, and ordered me with the man and boy, as usual, to go out with the boat and catch them some fish, for that his friends were to sup at his house; and commanded that as soon as I had got some fish I should bring it home to his house; all which I prepared to do.

So he turned himself about and swam for the shore, and I make no doubt but he reached it with ease, for he was an excellent swimmer. I could have been content to have taken this Moor with me and have drowned the boy, but there was no venturing to trust him. ’’ The boy smiled in my face, and spoke so innocently that I could not mistrust him; and swore to be faithful to me and go all over the world with me. While I was in view of the Moor that was swimming, I stood out directly to sea with the boat, rather stretching to windward, that they might think me gone towards the Straits’ mouth (as indeed anyone that had been in their wits must have been supposed to do); for who would have supposed we were sailed on to the southward to the truly barbarian coast, where whole nations of Negroes were sure to surround us with their canoes, and destroy us; where we could ne’er once go on shore but we should be devoured by savage beasts, or more merciless savages of human kind?

He is the author of History and the Early English Novel: Matters of Fact from Bacon to Defoe and the editor of Eighteenth-Century Fiction on Screen. His recent work includes the essay ‘‘Robinson Crusoe in Hollywood’’ and an ongoing study of authorship and reading that focuses on Sir Walter Scott. , 80 Strand, London WC2R 0RL, England Penguin Ireland, 25 St. ) Penguin Group (Australia), 250 Camberwell Road, Camberwell, Victoria 3124, Australia (a division of Pearson Australia Group Pty. ) Penguin Books India Pvt.

Download PDF sample

A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen


by George
4.5

Rated 4.41 of 5 – based on 12 votes