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

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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