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Marie Grubbe a lady of the seventeenth century by J. P. Jacobsen

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Published by American-Scandinavian Foundation in New York .
Written in English

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Statementby J.P. Jacobsen ; translated from the Danish by Hanna Astrup Larsen.
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Open LibraryOL20515981M

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  Jacobsen's breakthrough came already in with the historical and psychological novel Fru Marie Grubbe," entitled Marie Grubbe in English, "which for the first time in Danish literature presented a profound portrayal of a woman as a creature of instinct and desire and as a being searching for her own identity. The book's defiant /5(2). Madame Marie Grubbe by Jens Peter Jacobsen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Jens Peter Jacobsen has been said to be one of the greatest Scandinavian writiers and this book is about a woman living a passionate life in the 17th century. It is well written, beautifully so at times, and while I would call Marie Grubbe very strong as well as passionate, I did not find myself really interested in her/5(2). "Marie Grubbe, a Lady of the Seventeenth Century" by J. P. Jacobsen (translated by Hanna Astrup Larsen). Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide .

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