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This version of Chekhov's classic work by playwright Simon Stephens is an anguished and heartbreaking love letter to a society in violent transition.About the Author:
Anton Chekhov, Russian dramatist and short-story writer, was born in 1860, the son of a grocer and the grandson of a serf. After graduating in medicine from Moscow University in 1884, he began to make his name in the theatre with the one-act comedies The Bear, The Proposal and The Wedding. His earliest full-length plays, Ivanov (1887) and The Wood Demon (1889), were not successful, and The Seagull, produced in 1896, was a failure until a triumphant revival by the Moscow Art Theatre in 1898. This was followed by Uncle Vanya (1899), Three Sisters (1901) and The Cherry Orchard (1904), shortly after the production of which Chekhov died. The first English translations of his plays were performed within five years of his death.
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Book Description Dramatists Play Service Inc., 1998. PaperBack. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 2197800
Book Description Dramatists Play Service, Inc., 1998. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110822214504
Book Description Dramatists Play Service, Inc., 1998. Paperback. Condition: New. 2nd Revised. Seller Inventory # DADAX0822214504