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:

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

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Also by Richard Nelson:

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

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Also by Richard Pevear:

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

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

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

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