Chekhov: Four Plays
Paperback, 320 pages ISBN: 9781854598455Publication Date:
3 Oct 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Chekhov: Four Plays

By Anton Chekhov Translated by Stephen Mulrine

Paperback £8.99£7.19

 

A physician by trade, Anton Chekhov was the author of many plays and short stories, and is widely regarded as the most notable dramatist writing at the turn of the twentieth century.

His four greatest tragicomedies – The Seagull, Uncle VanyaThree Sisters and The Cherry Orchard – enshrine his status as one of the founding fathers of psychological realism and early modernism in European theatre.

This volume collects these four plays in sensitive and playable translations made direct from the original Russian, along with a full introduction to Chekhov, his times and his work.

The Nick Hern Books Drama Classic Collections bring together the most popular plays from a single author or a particular period. They offer students, actors and theatregoers a series of uncluttered, accessible editions, accompanied by comprehensive introductions.

‘I detest the life I lead now, but when I think about the future, well, that’s something else! Everything seems so airy and bright, I can see a glimmer of light in the distance, I can see freedom…’

Paperback, 320 pages ISBN: 9781854598455Publication Date:
3 Oct 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by Anton Chekhov:

The Cherry Orchard
The Wedding
Chekhov on Theatre
Chekhov: Shorts
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Lynn)
The Proposal
Ivanov
The Seagull
The Cherry Orchard (Drama Classic)
The Seagull (Drama Classics)
Three Sisters
The Cherry Orchard
Uncle Vanya (Chekhov / McPherson)
Uncle Vanya (Chekhov/Baker)
Swansong
Three Sisters (Drama Classics)
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Wright)
Chekhov's Three Sisters and Woolf's Orlando
A Tragic Figure
On the Evils of Tobacco
Seagull
Three Sisters
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Nelson)
Uncle Vanya (Drama Classics)
The Bear

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

The Seagull (Drama Classics)
Three Sisters (Drama Classics)
Uncle Vanya (Drama Classics)
The Cherry Orchard (Drama Classic)
Summerfolk
The Dance of Death (Drama Classic)
The Servant of Two Masters
Chekhov on Theatre
An Enemy of the People
A Tragic Figure
Ibsen: Three Plays
The Misanthrope
Six Characters in Search of an Author (Drama Classics)
The Game Of Love And Chance
John Gabriel Borkman
The Wedding
Ivanov
Children of the Sun
The Bear
Swansong
Ghosts (Drama Classic)
Chekhov: Shorts
The Wild Duck
The Marriage of Figaro
Cinzano & Smirnova's Birthday
The Proposal
On the Evils of Tobacco
The Government Inspector

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