Motley Tales and a Play

Motley Tales and a Play

by Anton Chekhov, New York Public Library Staff
     
 
This anthology provides an unusual selection of stories and a play from among the author's own favorites, including "The Student" and "The Three Sisters." Drawing from such rare artifacts as the Moscow Art Theatre's album from its production of "The Three Sisters" (with Chekhov's wife in the role of Masha) and Vladimir Nabokov's handwritten lecture notes on Chekhov's

Overview

This anthology provides an unusual selection of stories and a play from among the author's own favorites, including "The Student" and "The Three Sisters." Drawing from such rare artifacts as the Moscow Art Theatre's album from its production of "The Three Sisters" (with Chekhov's wife in the role of Masha) and Vladimir Nabokov's handwritten lecture notes on Chekhov's oeuvre, this Collector's Edition of most-loved works offers readers the chance to become acquainted with Chekhov's tender humor through the author's own choices from among his poignant and whimsical tales.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780385487306
Publisher:
The Doubleday Religious Publishing Group
Publication date:
02/17/1998
Series:
New York Public Library Collector's Edition Series
Edition description:
1ST NEW YO
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
5.65(w) x 7.56(h) x 1.18(d)

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