Three Sisters (Chekhov/Nelson)
Paperback, 144 pages ISBN: 9781559369695Publication Date:
24 Sep 2020
Size: 215mm x 135mm£16.99

Three Sisters (Chekhov/Nelson)

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

Paperback £16.99

After their father’s death, Olga, Masha, and Irina find life in their small Russian town stifling and hopeless. They long to return to Moscow, the bustling metropolis they left eleven years ago, but their brother Andrei’s gambling habits have trapped them in their small provincial lives.

As the seventh play in Theatre Communication Group's Classic Russian Drama Series, playwright Richard Nelson and translators of Russian literature Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky continue their collaboration with a masterful new translation of Chekhov’s exploration of yearning and disillusionment.

'Pevear and Volokhonsky are at once scrupulous translators and vivid stylists of English.' – James Wood, New Yorker

Paperback, 144 pages ISBN: 9781559369695Publication Date:
24 Sep 2020
Size: 215mm x 135mm£16.99

Also by Anton Chekhov:

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

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Also by Richard Nelson:

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

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Also by Richard Pevear:

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

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

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

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