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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:

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

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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