A Month in the Country

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Paperback, 216 pages ISBN: 9781559364676Publication Date:
4 Jun 2015
Size: 215mm x 135mm£16.99
First Staged:
Williamstown Theatre Festival, 2012

A Month in the Country

By Ivan Turgenev Translated by Richard Nelson, Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky

Paperback £16.99

A week before her thirtieth birthday, Natalya's life as a dutiful wife and mother is upended as the arrival of her son's charming new tutor unleashes a whirlwind of suppressed emotions in her peaceful household.

Turgenev's A Month in the Country is one of the permanent works in the Russian dramatic repertory. This fresh translation of the play is a collaboration between renowned playwright Richard Nelson and the foremost contemporary translators of classic Russian literature, Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky.

Press Quotes

'Pevear and Volokhonsky are at once scrupulous translators and vivid stylists of English'

James Wood - New Yorker

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 216 pages ISBN: 9781559364676Publication Date:
4 Jun 2015
Size: 215mm x 135mm£16.99

Also by Richard Nelson:

The Apple Family
The Cherry Orchard
The Seagull
Rodney's Wife
The Gabriels
Strictly Dishonourable and other lost American plays
Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote
The Inspector

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Also by Richard Pevear:

Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote
The Seagull
The Cherry Orchard
The Inspector

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

The Inspector
The Cherry Orchard
The Seagull
Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote

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