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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 easy lifetime of dutiful spouse and mom Natalya is upended whilst the arriving of her son's fascinating new show unleashes a whirlwind of affection, lust, and jealousy. This revelatory new translation via popular playwright Richard Nelson besides Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky—the most effective modern translators of vintage Russian literature, together with the best-selling Oprah's publication 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 kids 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 most sensible e-book of a Musical. His The Apple family members: Scenes from lifestyles within the Country may be released by means of 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 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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