Chekhov: Four Plays

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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…’

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

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:

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

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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