author={Dean Krouk},
  journal={Ibsen Studies},
  pages={194 - 199}
The co-authors of Ibsen, Scandinavia and the Making of a World Drama are both prominent figures in contemporary Ibsen studies. The historian Narve Fulsås was the editor of the four volumes of Ibsen’s letters for Henrik Ibsens skrifter, the recent critical edition published from 2005 to 2010, and the literary scholar Tore Rem has been the general editor of the newly translated Penguin Classics editions of Ibsen dramas. At the end of their collaborative study, Fulsås and Rem write that they have… Expand

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