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:

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

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Also by Stephen Mulrine:

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

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