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Ibsen

[ib-suh n; Norwegian ip-suh n] /ˈɪb sən; Norwegian ˈɪp sən/
noun
1.
Henrik
[hen-rik] /ˈhɛn rɪk/ (Show IPA),
1828–1906, Norwegian dramatist and poet.
Related forms
post-Ibsen, adjective
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Ibsen

/ˈɪbsən/
noun
1.
Henrik (ˈhɛnrɪk). 1828–1906, Norwegian dramatist and poet. After his early verse plays Brand (1866) and Peer Gynt (1867), he began the series of social dramas in prose, including A Doll's House (1879), Ghosts (1881), and The Wild Duck (1886), which have had a profound influence on modern drama. His later plays, such as Hedda Gabler (1890) and The Master Builder (1892), are more symbolic
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