The Seagull
Paperback, 120 pages ISBN: 9781559365499Publication Date:
22 Mar 2018
Size: 215mm x 135mm£14.99
First Staged:
Original c.1896

The Seagull

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

Paperback £14.99

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

This translation of Chekhov's The Seagull includes lines and variants found in Chekhov’s final version of the play, but omitted from the script for the original performance at the Moscow Art Theatre in 1898, which went on to become the standard printed version.

The restored text, a product of the continuing collaboration of playwright Richard Nelson and translators Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky, provides valuable insight into Chekhov’s intentions in his groundbreaking play.

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

Paperback, 120 pages ISBN: 9781559365499Publication Date:
22 Mar 2018
Size: 215mm x 135mm£14.99

Also by Anton Chekhov:

The Proposal
Chekhov's Three Sisters and Woolf's Orlando
Swansong
Ivanov
Seagull
Chekhov on Theatre
Three Sisters
The Seagull
A Tragic Figure
The Cherry Orchard
Chekhov: Four Plays
Chekhov: Shorts
Three Sisters
Three Sisters
Three Sisters
The Wedding
The Cherry Orchard
Uncle Vanya
Uncle Vanya
Three Sisters
On the Evils of Tobacco
The Cherry Orchard
The Bear

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Also by Richard Nelson:

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

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Also by Richard Pevear:

A Month in the Country
The Cherry Orchard
Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote
The Inspector

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

A Month in the Country
The Cherry Orchard
Molière, or The Cabal of Hypocrites & Don Quixote
The Inspector

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