The Cherry Orchard
Paperback, 216 pages ISBN: 9781559364843Publication Date:
10 Dec 2015
Size: 215mm x 135mm£16.99
First Staged:
1904

The Cherry Orchard

By Anton Chekhov Translated by Richard Nelson, Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky

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A unique edition of Chekhov's heartrending masterpiece in a brilliant translation by a world-renowned team of translators.

There have always been two versions of Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard: the one with which we are all familiar, staged by Konstantin Stanislavsky at the Moscow Art Theatre in 1904, and the one Chekhov had originally envisioned.

Now, for the first time, both are available and published here in a single volume in translations by the renowned playwright Richard Nelson, and Richard Peavar and Larissa Volokhonsky, the foremost contemporary translators of classic Russian literature. Shedding new light on this most revered play, the translators reconstructed the script Chekhov first submitted and all of the changes he made prior to rehearsal. The result is a major event in the publishing of Chekhov's canon.

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

Paperback, 216 pages ISBN: 9781559364843Publication Date:
10 Dec 2015
Size: 215mm x 135mm£16.99

Also by Anton Chekhov:

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

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Also by Richard Nelson:

Rodney's Wife
A Month in the Country
The Gabriels
Illyria
The Inspector
Strictly Dishonourable and other lost American plays
The Apple Family
The Seagull
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Nelson)
Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote

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Also by Richard Pevear:

The Inspector
The Seagull
Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Nelson)
A Month in the Country

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

The Seagull
Three Sisters (Chekhov/Nelson)
The Inspector
Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote
A Month in the Country

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