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:

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

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Also by Richard Nelson:

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

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Also by Richard Pevear:

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

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

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

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