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Author: Чехов, Антон Павлович, 1860-1904. ; Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Peter Carson
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin, 2002.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At a time when the Russian theatre was dominated by melodramas and farces, Chekhov created a new sort of drama that laid bare the lives, loves and yearnings of ordinary people. This collection of plays shows his subtle blend of comedy, tragedy and psychological insight.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904.
Plays.
London ; New York : Penguin, 2002
(OCoLC)606852087
Named Person: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; A P Chekhov
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Чехов, Антон Павлович, 1860-1904. ; Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Peter Carson
ISBN: 0140447334 9780140447330
OCLC Number: 48754431
Language Note: Translated from the Russian.
Description: xliii, 358 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Ivanov --
The seagull --
Uncle Vanya --
Three sisters --
The cherry orchard.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Plays.
Responsibility: Anton Chekhov ; translated with notes by Peter Carson ; with an introduction by Richard Gilman.
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