Two Plays of Anton Chekhov : The Cherry Orchard and Three Sisters


xxii, 152 pp, dark brown leather boards w/stamped gilt lettering & deco on front, back & spine, A.E.G. (all edges gilt), red silk moiré endpapers, brown silk ribbon bookmark, four raised ribs on the spine. The book is printed on archival quality paper and is acid-neutral. Book from the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series by Easton Press. The Cherry Orchard was Chekhov's last play. It is historical and presents a picture of the passing of the old order of Russian aristocracy. The three sisters deals with the mysteries of man's soul, the purpose of his existence, and the values of his life.

Title: Two Plays of Anton Chekhov : The Cherry Orchard and Three Sisters

Author Name: Chekhov, Anton w/intro by Gielgud, John and translated by Garnett, Constance

Illustrator: Szalay, Lajos

Categories: Drama, Foreign Countries, Literature, Fiction,

Edition: Collector's Edition

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1977

Binding: Full-Leather Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Seller ID: 037268

Keywords: FICTION Drama Plays Russian Aristocracy Estate