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Johan August Strindberg (,"Strindberg". Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. ; 22 January 184914 May 1912) was a Swedish playwright, novelist, poet, essayist and painter.Lane (1998), 1040.Meyer (1985), 3, 567.Williams (1952), 75. A prolific writer who often drew directly on his personal experience, Strindberg wrote more than sixty plays and more than thirty works of fiction, autobiography, history, cultural analysis, and politics during his career, which spanned four decades.Williams (1952, 75). A bold experimenter and iconoclast throughout, he explored a wide range of dramatic methods and purposes, from naturalistic tragedy, monodrama, and history plays, to his anticipations of expressionist and surrealist dramatic techniques.Lane (1998), 1040–41.Williams (1952), 75–6, 100. From his earliest work, Strindberg developed innovative forms of dramatic action, language, and visual composition. He is considered the "father" of modern Swedish literature and his The Red Room (1879) has frequently been described as the first modern Swedish novel.Adams (2002).Meˈyer (1985), 79. In Sweden, Strindberg is known as an essayist, painter, poet, and especially as a novelist and playwright, but in other countries he is known mostly as a playwright.

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Uniform title: Plays. English. Selections
by Strindberg, August, 1849-1912
Harmondsworth, Middlesex : Penguin Books, 1958
 
 
Uniform title: Plays. English. Selections
by Strindberg, August, 1849-1912
Girard, Kan. : Haldeman-Julius Co., [1923?]
 
 
Uniform title: Fordringsägare. English
by Strindberg, August, 1849-1912
Girard, Kan. : Haldeman-Julius Co., c1923
 
 
Uniform title: Oppna brev til Intima teatern. English
by Strindberg, August, 1849-1912
Seattle, University of Washington Press [1966]
 
 
 
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