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[strind-burg, strin-; Swedish strin-bar-yuh]
  1. Jo·han Au·gust [yoo-hahn ou-goo st] /ˈyu hɑn ˈaʊ gʊst/, 1849–1912, Swedish novelist, dramatist, and essayist.
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Historical Examples of strindberg

  • Now the dominant emotion in Strindberg's temperament is fear.


    Horace Barnett Samuel

  • In hardly any other work by Strindberg do form and style count for so much.

  • Strindberg sat writing at his table, so apparently did the stranger.

  • On the other hand, there can be no doubt that it was difficult to live with Strindberg.

  • As a novelist Strindberg shows some affinity with George Gissing.

British Dictionary definitions for strindberg


  1. August (ˈauɡʊst). 1849–1912, Swedish dramatist and novelist, whose plays include The Father (1887), Miss Julie (1888), and The Ghost Sonata (1907)
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