By Ivan Turgenev,Richard Nelson,Richard Pevear,Larissa Volokhonsky
"Pevear and Volokhonsky are without delay scrupulous translators and brilliant stylists of English."The New Yorker
One week prior to her 30th birthday, the straightforward lifetime of dutiful spouse and mom Natalya is upended while the arriving of her son's fascinating new train unleashes a whirlwind of affection, lust, and jealousy. This revelatory new translation through popular playwright Richard Nelson besides Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonskythe premier modern translators of vintage Russian literature, together with the best-selling Oprah's publication membership choice, Anna Kareninamarks the second one of a sequence of translations of vital Russian performs to be released over the following ten years.
Richard Nelson's many performs contain Rodney's Wife, Goodnight youngsters Everywhere, Drama Desknominated Franny's Way and Some americans Abroad, Tony Awardnominated Two Shakespearean Actors, and James Joyce's The Dead (with Shaun Davey), for which he received a Tony Award for top e-book of a Musical. His The Apple kin: Scenes from lifestyles within the Country could be released via 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 reside in Paris.
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A Month in the Country (TCG Classic Russian Drama Series) by Ivan Turgenev,Richard Nelson,Richard Pevear,Larissa Volokhonsky