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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Thr 218

English translations of Anton Chekhov's The gull


English translations of The gull by Russian playwright Anton Pavlovich Chekhov.


  • Creation: 1963-1968

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.


.1 linear feet (1 volume)

Includes unsigned typescript of the first English version translated by Bernard W. Sznycer and Katherine Sergava of Chekhov's The sea gull and an unsigned mimeographed typescript copy of the third and final translation by Sznycer of The gull.

Biographical / Historical

Chekhov was a Russian playwright.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

68M-88. Gift of Mr. Bernard W. Sznycer and Miss Katherine Sergava, 61 Jane Street, New York, New York 10014; received: 1968 Dec. 6

Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904. English translations of Anton Chekhov's The gull, 1963-1968: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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