A Month in the Country (TCG Classic Russian Drama Series) - download pdf or read online

By Ivan Turgenev,Richard Nelson,Richard Pevear,Larissa Volokhonsky

ISBN-10: 155936467X

ISBN-13: 9781559364676

"Pevear and Volokhonsky are instantly scrupulous translators and bright stylists of English."—The New Yorker

One week prior to her 30th birthday, the straightforward lifetime of dutiful spouse and mom Natalya is upended whilst the coming of her son's fascinating new train unleashes a whirlwind of affection, lust, and jealousy. This revelatory new translation by means of well known playwright Richard Nelson in addition to Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky—the premier modern translators of vintage Russian literature, together with the best-selling Oprah's booklet membership choice, Anna Karenina—marks the second one of a chain of translations of significant Russian performs to be released over the subsequent ten years.

Richard Nelson's many performs comprise Rodney's Wife, Goodnight youngsters Everywhere, Drama Desk–nominated Franny's Way and Some americans Abroad, Tony Award–nominated Two Shakespearean Actors, and James Joyce's The Dead (with Shaun Davey), for which he gained a Tony Award for most sensible booklet of a Musical. His The Apple family members: Scenes from existence within the Country might be released by means of Theatre Communications staff in early 2014.

Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky have produced acclaimed translations of Leo Tolstoy, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Nikolai Gogol, Anton Chekhov, and Mikhail Bulgakov. Their translations of The Brothers Karamazov and Anna Karenina received the 1991 and 2002 PEN/Book-of-the-Month membership Translation Prizes. Pevear, a local of Boston, and Volokhonsky, of St. Petersburg, are married to one another and dwell in Paris.

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