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The Creditor: A Tragi-comedy

by August Strindberg

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Published by R.G. Badger .
Written in English


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Skip to main content This banner text can have : The creditor: a tragi-comedy. The Creditor: A Tragi-comedy book [August Strindberg; Mary Harned] -- Creditors: This three-character play takes place in a parlor adjoined to a room in a seaside resort hotel.

It begins with Adolph, an artist, sculpting a small nude female figure. And the play itself makes it perfectly clear that the proper translation of its title is “Creditors,” for under this aspect appear both the former and the present husband of Tekla. One of the main objects of the play is to reveal her indebtedness first to one and then to the other of these men, while all the time she is posing as a person of original gifts.

Creditors: in an English version and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more5/5(1). Creditors is a tragicomedy by August Strindberg that plumbs the depths of the twisted triangular relationship between Tekla, her husband Adolph, and her ex-husband Gustav.

- Ch.1 - Scene 1 - Ch.2 - Scene 2 Creditors- Author: August STRINDBERG ( - ), translated by Edwin BJORKMAN ( - ) Creditors is a tragicomedy by August Strindberg.

Creditors (play) Creditors. (play) Creditors (Swedish: Fordringsägare) is a naturalistic tragicomedy by the Swedish playwright August Strindberg.

It was written in Swedish during August and September in Denmark. It was first published in Danish in February and appeared in Swedish in Genre: Naturalistic tragicomedy. Creditors is a naturalistic tragicomedy It was written in Swedish during August and September in It was first published in Danish in February and.

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