Ivan Turgenev,Richard Nelson,Richard Pevear,Larissa's A Month in the Country (TCG Classic Russian Drama Series) PDF

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

ISBN-10: 155936467X

ISBN-13: 9781559364676

"Pevear and Volokhonsky are right away scrupulous translators and vibrant 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 arriving of her son's captivating new educate unleashes a whirlwind of affection, lust, and jealousy. This revelatory new translation through popular 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 ebook membership choice, Anna Karenina—marks the second one of a chain of translations of vital Russian performs to be released over the subsequent ten years.

Richard Nelson's many performs comprise Rodney's Wife, Goodnight young ones Everywhere, Drama Desk–nominated Franny's Way and Some american citizens Abroad, Tony Award–nominated Two Shakespearean Actors, and James Joyce's The Dead (with Shaun Davey), for which he received a Tony Award for top booklet of a Musical. His The Apple relatives: Scenes from lifestyles within the Country should be released via Theatre Communications workforce 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 gained 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 reside in Paris.

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