Submit an Enquiry or Call Us +44 (0) 1482 384660
Image for The cherry orchard

The cherry orchard

By: Chekhov, Anton

Part of the Arcturus Classics series
1789500826 / 9781789500820
2 in stock Need More ?
United Kingdom
20 cm 112 pages
General (US: Trade)  Learn More
Translated from the Russian.

It is the turn of the 20th century and Russia is changing rapidly - the serfs have been emancipated, a new middle class is arising and the aristocracy is struggling to come to terms with their reduced role in society. Seeking to preserve a life of leisure and luxury, Madame Ranevsky must consider selling her estate, including her family's precious cherry orchard.

But when faced with these hard decisions, Ranevsky remains in denial. Charting a period of tumultuous change, Chekhov creates a cast of tangible and unforgettable characters whose destiny is both tragic and inevitable.

A touching masterpiece, The Cherry Orchard was Chekhov's final play and perhaps his best.


DD Plays, playscripts, FC Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

Our price£5.24
RRP £6.99
Save 25%
Other Formats