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The cherry orchard : a comedy in four acts

Author: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Tom Stoppard; Helen Rappaport
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Anton Chekhov was a master whose daring work revolutionized theatre. Robert Burstein declared that "there are none who bring the drama to a higher realization of its human role." In The Cherry Orchard, his last full-length play, an impoverished landowning family is unable to face the fact that their estate is about to be auctioned off. Lopakhin, a local merchant, presents numerous options to save it, including  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Translations
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Plays (Performed works)
Translations into English
Comedies
Named Person: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Tom Stoppard; Helen Rappaport
ISBN: 9780802144096 0802144098
OCLC Number: 298659433
Notes: Translation of Vishnevyĭ sad.
Description: 82 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Vishnevyĭ sad.
Responsibility: by Anton Chekhov ; English version by Tom Stoppard ; from a literal translation by Helen Rappaport.
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