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Ghosts is the story of Helen Alving, a widow who is haunted by the many mistresses of her deceased husband and by her son who has inherited syphilis from his philandering father. Ghosts is a scathing indictment of Victorian society in which Ibsen refutes the notion that if one simply fulfills one's duty rather than following one's desires then a good and noble life will be ...more
Paperback, 96 pages
Published 2003 by Hamburger Lesehefte (first published 1881)
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3 out of 5 stars to Ghosts, a play written in 1881 by Henrik Ibsen. After I read Henrik Ibsens’s realistic play Ghosts, I immediately formed opinions of the characters. I liked Mrs. Alving and Regina. I thought that Oswald was a brat and a nuisance. I didn’t understand how Mrs. Alving could love him, even though he was her flesh and blood. He seemed to be nothing but a spoiled child despite being in his twenties. Mrs. Alving exemplified a woman who was angry with her late husband
اياك ان تنخدع في ان انا نيرة حسن و اسم المسرحية الاشباح😱لا رعب هنا ..فالاشباح هي :الماضي ..الأمراض الموروثة ..التقاليد البالية و الأحياء الذين يعيشون نصف حياة

مرحبا بكم في عالم رموز هنرييك ابسن..حيث يهاجم القيم الزائفة بصراحة مريرة من خلال مسز ألفين
التى تم تزويجها من رجل فاسق لأنه في ضوء قيم المجتمع زوج ملىء لا يرفض
و قد نتج عن هذه الزيجة ابن ورث مرضا مشينا عن أبيه ..سيودي به للجنون. .وخادم انجبها الزوج من خادمة له!!ا

الغريب هنا 😲هو ان ابسن لا يلقي باللوم على الاب وحده بل يؤكد انه محب للحياة و مت
Jan 31, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
HA! Not having read the play's synopsis beforehand, did I ever get a ghastly (not ghostly) surprise!

"The sins of the father are visited upon the children."

Throughout IBSEN'S entire play, written in 1881, imagine an atmosphere that is nothing but rain and gloom, and subject matters ominously dark and grim all the way to a hopeless and shocking conclusion. That is what you will unearth in GHOSTS.

What a scandalous work of fiction for the time and unexpected read for me!

Pooya Kiani
Jul 07, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
پسری به خانه برمیگردد، با یک راز. او بیمار است. پدرش مرده است و مادر قصد دارد بزرگداشتی برای شوهر خود برگزار کند و در آن، پرورشگاهی افتتاح کند. کشیش، دوست سالهای دور پدر به خانه میآید و در حال پیریزی مراسم است. مستخدمهی خانه و پسر (ارباب) که نقاشی روبهرشد بوده، درگیر ماجرای عشقی میشوند. مادر طی سالها عقاید آنارشیستی و ضد راست پیدا کرده است. حقیقت زندگی پدر و سپس حقیقت بیماری پسر بر ملا میشود. برملا میشود که چرا زن اصرار به ساخت پرورشگاه داشته. پرورشگاه با سهلانگاری آتش میگیرد و میسوزد. ماد
Feb 09, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: plays
"Αλήθεια, Μάντερς, πάω να πιστέψω πως όλοι είμαστε βρικόλακες. Δε βρικολακιάζει μονάχα μέσα μας ό,τι έχουμε κληρονομήσει από μάνα και πατέρα. Παρά κι ένα σωρό παλιές νεκρές θεωρίες, ένα σωρό παλιές νεκρές ιδέες, κι άλλα πολλά ακόμα. Δε ζούνε μέσα μας, κι όμως τα 'χουμε στο αίμα μας, και δεν μπορούμε να τα πετάξουμε από πάνω μας. [...] είναι γεμάτος ο τόπος βρικόλακες. Αμέτρητοι θα είναι, θαρρώ, σαν την άμμο της θαλάσσης. Κι από την άλλη μεριά, όλοι μας, μικροί μεγάλοι, έχουμε τέτοιον ελεεινό φόβ ...more
Sandy (CA)
A thought-provoking and radical presentation of some thorny social issues. Shocking in the time in which it was written, this play remains relevant through the decades to the present day. A true classic!
Ajeje Brazov
Nov 22, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
"Io sono paurosa e timida, perchè c'è in me qualcosa di quegli spettri, di cui non riesco a liberarmi interamente.
Qualcosa di quegli spettri. Quando ho sentito Regine e Osvald in sala da pranzo, m'è parso di veder degli spettri davanti a me. Ma credo quasi che noi tutti siamo spettri, pastore Manders. Non soltanto quello che ereditiamo da padre e madre riappare in noi, ma ogni sorta di idee vecchie e morte, e convinzioni altrettanto vecchie e morte. Tutto ciò vive in noi; ma c'è tuttavia e non p
a play about Mrs. Alving a widow,who was accused by Pastor Manders,of failing in providing enough moral guidance to her son Oswald....

MANDERS. Just as you once disowned a wife's duty, so you have since
disowned a mother's.


MANDERS. You have been all your life under the dominion of a
pestilent spirit of self-will. The whole bias of your mind has been
towards insubordination and lawlessness. You have never known how to
endure any bond. Everything that has weighed upon you in life you
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Dec 28, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
این نمایشنامه در فارسی با نام «ارواح» یا «اشباح» هم شناخته میشود.
حرفش این است که یک سری عقاید کهنه از قدیم به ما ارث رسیده و مثل پرهیب در وجودمان رخنه کرده، باید سعی کنیم با روشنگری موضعمان در برابر این سنتها را مشخص کنیم.
ایبسن، پرهیبها را بعد از عروسکخانه نوشت. در آنجا اگر نورا شوهرش را ترک میکرد، در پرهیبها با شوهر خیانتکارش میماند (به خاطر فشار جامعه). این زن، قدرت خانه را در دست میگیرد و کارهای بزرگی انجام میدهد که مردم فکر میکنند شوهرش عامل آنهاست، ولی در پشت پرده، یک زن دردمند وحود دارد. خ
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Henrik Johan Ibsen was a major Norwegian playwright largely responsible for the rise of modern realistic drama. He is often referred to as the "father of modern drama." Ibsen is held to be the greatest of Norwegian authors and one of the most important playwrights of all time, celebrated as a national symbol by Norwegians.

His plays were considered scandalous to many of his era, when Victorian valu
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“It is the very mark of the spirit of rebellion to crave for happiness in this life” 1283 likes
“It's not only what we have inherited from our father and mother that walks in us. It's all sorts of dead ideas, and lifeless old beliefs, and so forth. They have no vitality, but they cling to us all the same, and we can't get rid of them.” 63 likes
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