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Three Years: New Translation

Paperback, 28/01/2020, £5.99
Part of Alma Classics new series: 101 Pages, Three Years is, in the author's own words, " a novel of Moscow life" and an examination of its merchant classes. A powerful story of redemption and the nuances of human relationships, the novella helped cement Chekhov's reputation as a major figure in Russian literature.

Selected Stories

Paperback, 13/09/1995, £2.50
A collection of stories where action and drama are implied rather than described openly, and which intend to leave much to the reader's imagination.

Complete Short Novels

Hardback, 17/06/2004, £14.99
In My Life, a man renounces wealth and social position for a life of manual labour, and the resulting conflict between the moral simplicity of his ideals and the complex realities of human nature culminates in an apocalyptic vision that is unique in Chekhov's work.

Three Sisters

Paperback, 30/07/2010, £8.99
"Senelick's accomplishment is astounding."-Library Journal


Paperback, 14/09/2000, £10.99
This translation of Checkov's tragi-comic play - perhaps his most popular - is being published to coincide with a production at the National Theatre, starring Vanessa Regrave.

Plays: "Ivanov", "The Seagull", "Uncle Vanya", "Three Sisters", "The Cherry Orchard"

Paperback, 25/07/2002, £7.99
At a time when the Russian theatre was dominated by formulaic melodramas and farces, Chekhov created a new sort of drama that laid bare the everyday lives, loves and yearnings of ordinary people. This book includes an introduction that examines how Chekhov broke with theatrical conventions and discusses each play in detail.


Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
Helps you celebrate the range and diversity of Penguin Classics, with books from around the world and across many centuries. This book takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe.

About Love and Other Stories

Paperback, 10/07/2008, £7.99
The importance of Chekhov's stories is now recognized by readers as well as by fellow authors. Their themes - alienation, the absurdity and tragedy of human existence - have as much relevance today as when they were written, and this superb new translation captures their modernist spirit. Among the fourteen stories included are 'The Lady with the Little Dog', 'Gusev', and 'Rothschild's Violin'.

Russian Master

Paperback, 09/10/2008, £8.99

Nervous Breakdown

Paperback, 03/03/2016, £2.00
'I did have hallucinations, but did they harm anyone? Who did they harm, that's what I'd like to know!' This title features three disturbing tales of supernatural hallucinations, hysterical obsession and moral decay. It includes fables, decadence, heartbreak, tall tales, satire, ghosts, battles and elephants.

Prank : The Best of Young Chekhov

Hardback, 28/09/2015, £11.99

Party and Other Stories

Paperback, 06/12/2007, £7.95