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

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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:

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

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Also by Richard Nelson:

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

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Also by Richard Pevear:

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

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

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

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