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

"Pevear and Volokhonsky are instantly scrupulous translators and shiny stylists of English."—The New Yorker

One week earlier than her 30th birthday, the straightforward lifetime of dutiful spouse and mom Natalya is upended while the coming of her son's fascinating new educate unleashes a whirlwind of affection, lust, and jealousy. This revelatory new translation by means of popular playwright Richard Nelson besides Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky—the most efficient modern translators of vintage Russian literature, together with the best-selling Oprah's e-book membership choice, Anna Karenina—marks the second one of a chain of translations of significant Russian performs to be released over the following ten years.

Richard Nelson's many performs comprise Rodney's Wife, Goodnight youngsters 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 gained a Tony Award for most sensible publication of a Musical. His The Apple kinfolk: Scenes from existence within the Country can be released through Theatre Communications team 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 stay in Paris.

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