Four Plays and Three Jokes

Four Plays and Three Jokes

by Anton Chekhov
     
 

ISBN-10: 0872209970

ISBN-13: 9780872209978

Pub. Date: 09/01/2009

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.

This volume offers lively and accurate translations of Chekhov's major plays and one-acts (complete contents listed below) along with a superb Introduction focused on the plays' remarkably enduring power to elicit the most widely divergent of responses, the life of the playwright in its historical and aesthetic contexts, suggestions for reading the plays under a

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This volume offers lively and accurate translations of Chekhov's major plays and one-acts (complete contents listed below) along with a superb Introduction focused on the plays' remarkably enduring power to elicit the most widely divergent of responses, the life of the playwright in its historical and aesthetic contexts, suggestions for reading the plays under a microscope, and notes designed to bring Chekhov's world into immediate focus--everything needed to examine his drama with fresh eyes and on its own artistic terms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872209978
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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