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

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Also by Richard Nelson:

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

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Also by Richard Pevear:

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

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

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

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