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:

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

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Also by Richard Nelson:

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

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Also by Richard Pevear:

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

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Also by Larissa Volokhonsky:

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

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