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That worthless fellow Platonov.

Антон Павлович Чехов

That worthless fellow Platonov.

by Антон Павлович Чехов

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A play.

StatementTranslated from the Russiam by John Cournos.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG3456.P4 C6
The Physical Object
Pagination279p.
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6739359M
LC Control Number30005740
OCLC/WorldCa395239

Anton Chekhov: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was a Russian physician, dramaturge and author who is considered to be among the greatest writers of short stories in history. His career as a dramatist produced four classics and his best short stories are held in high esteem by writers and critics. SOUL and Other Stories ANDREY PLATONOV Afterword by JOHN BERGER Translated by ROBERT and ELIZABETH CHANDLER with KATIA GRIGORUK, ANGELA LIVINGSTONE, OLGA MEERSON, and ERIC NAIMAN. THIS IS A NEW YORK REVIEW BOOK PUBLISHED BY THE NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS Hudson Street, New York, NY

performed in Germany in with the title That Worthless Man Platonov. From then on it remained largely untouched until on the 50th anniversary of Chekhov’s death when the play was performed with the title Poor Don Juan at Stockholm’s Royal Dramatic Theatre. A PLAY WITH MANY TITLESFile Size: 9MB. The Foundation Pit is Platonov's most overtly political book, written in direct response to the staggering brutalities of Stalin's collectivization of Russian agriculture. It is also a literary masterpiece. Seeking to evoke unspeakable realities, Platonov deforms and transforms language in pages that echo both with the alienating doublespeak of /5(15).

The Worthless Fellow Platonov () On the Harmful Effects of Tobacco (published , revised into a best known version) Swansong () Ivanov (written and premiered ) The Bear or The Boor (written and premiered ) A Marriage Proposal (written , premiered ). Buy Platonov (Faber Plays) Main by Chekhov, Anton, Hare, David (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(5).


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That Worthless Fellow Platonov book. Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. InDavid Hare adapted the little-known play, I /5. That Worthless Fellow Platonov Hardcover – January 1, by Anton Checkhov (Author), John Cournos (Translator) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from 5/5(1). Genre/Form: Plays Translations: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, That worthless fellow Platonov.

London: J.M. Dent, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, That worthless fellow Platonov. New York, Dutton [] (OCoLC) That worthless fellow Platonov / by Anton Chekhov ; translated from the Russian by John Cournos.

Author/Creator: Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, Chekhov: The Early Plays (Platonov / Ivanov / The Wood Demon) by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Yermolova turned it down and the work was abandoned.

From to the s the play was variously staged as Fatherlessness, That Worthless Fellow Platonov, Don Juan (in the Russian Manner). The play was transposed to the American Deep South as Firework on the James and came to New York in as A Country Scandal.

Title: That Worthless Fellow Platonov Author: Anton Chekhov - Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was a Russian physician, dramatist and author who is considered to be among the greatest writers of short stories in history.

His career as a dramatist produced four classics and his best short stories are held in high esteem by writers and critics. Anton Chekhov Bibliography. That Worthless Fellow Platonov, ; Swansong, ; Ivanov, ; The Bear or The Boor, ; A Marriage Proposal, ; A Tragedian in Spite of Himself or A Reluctant Tragic Hero,   I read an earlier translation by Robert Chandler.

Platonov had been a long overlooked Soviet writer. His works had been banned for many years, but fortunately his daughter kept his manuscripts and was able to get The Foundation Pit and other stories published during the Perestroika era of the 80s/5(11).

S talin called him scum. Sholokhov, Gorky, Pasternak, and Bulgakov all thought he was the bee's knees. But when Andrei Platonov died in poverty, misery and obscurity inno one would have Author: Daniel Kalder. Chekhov, Anton: That Worthless Fellow Platonov.

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Book Reviews Th??tre Complet, Tome 1: Mouette Ce Fou Platonov, Ivanov, Les Trois Soeurs (English and French Edition) by Anton Tchekhov and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Anton Chekhov Bibliography.

Can you guess Anton Chekhov's legendary bibliography. That Worthless Fellow Platonov. On the High Road. On the Harmful Effects of Tobacco.

Swansong. Ivanov. Note-Book. **Pyesa bez nazvaniya [That Worthless Fellow Platonov] (drama) Polnoe sobranie sochinenii i pisem A. Chekhova (dramas, short stories. Foundation Pit by Andrei Platonov. You Searched For: Author/Artist etc.: andrei platonov, Book is in Used-Good condition.

Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting.

Lived in Melikhovo from and Yalta after Awards: Pushkin prize, Source for information on Chekhov, Anton (Pavlovich): Reference Guide to Short Fiction dictionary.

as That Worthless Fellow Platonov, ; as Don Story, In a sketch by Washington Irving (–) titled "The Mutability of Literature" (from the The Complaints Book The Chameleon Choristers In The Graveyard The Fish The Marshal’s Widow The Head of the Family The Cook’s Wedding Plays * That Worthless Fellow Platonov (most commonly known as Untitled play or simply, Platonov) (c.

Anton Chekhov. Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (Russian: Антон Павлович Чехов, tr. Antón Pávlovič Čéhov, IPA: [ɐnˈton ˈpavɫəvʲɪtɕ ˈtɕɛxəf]; 29 January – 15 July ) was a Russian playwright and short-story writer, who is considered to be among the greatest writers of short fiction in history.

Platonov; a play in four acts and five scenes [by] Anton Chekhov. Translated in full by David Magarshack. The Russian text of three plays: Uncle Vanya. Three sisters. The cherry orchard.

That worthless fellow Platonov, by Anton Chekhov; translated from the Russian by John Cournos. The three sisters [by] Anton Rating: % positive. Oleg Platonov Oleg Anatolyevich Platonov (Russian: Оле́г Анато́льевич Плато́нов ; born 11 January ) is a contemporary Russian writer, historian, and economist.

He is the Director General of the Institute for the History of Russian Civilization, a Moscow-based think tank.P'yessa bex nazvaniya (Platonov) (one-act; written c.

); translation by John Cournos published as That Worthless Fellow Platonov, Dutton, ; translation by Basil Ashmore published as A Play without a Title (Platonov), P. Nevill,published as Don Juan (in the Russian Manner), preface by Sir Desmond MacCarthy, P. Nevill,first.Book Online resource: COVID Special Access from HathiTrust — Full text access only for students, active faculty, and permanent staff HathiTrust Digital Library Connect to full text.