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

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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:

Swansong
Seagull
The Cherry Orchard
Three Sisters
Three Sisters
The Seagull
Uncle Vanya
Chekhov: Shorts
The Cherry Orchard
The Wedding
Three Sisters
The Bear
On the Evils of Tobacco
Uncle Vanya
The Seagull
Ivanov
Chekhov on Theatre
Uncle Vanya
Chekhov's Three Sisters and Woolf's Orlando
Three Sisters
The Proposal
The Cherry Orchard
Three Sisters
Ivanov
A Tragic Figure
Three Sisters

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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