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:

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

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Also by Richard Nelson:

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

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Also by Richard Pevear:

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

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

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

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