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The undiscovered Chekhov fifty-one new stories by Антон Павлович Чехов

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Published by Duck Editions in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, -- 1860-1904 -- Translations into English,
  • Short stories, Russian -- Translations into English

Book details:

Edition Notes

Translated from the Russian.

StatementAnton Chekhov ; translated by Peter Constantine.
GenreTranslations into English.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG3456.A15 C66 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 224 p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22709204M
ISBN 100715631063

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Anton Chekhov was born on the feast day of St. Anthony the Great (17 January Old Style) 29 January in Taganrog, a port on the Sea of Azov in southern was the third of six surviving children. His father, Pavel Yegorovich Chekhov, the son of a former serf and his Ukrainian wife, was from the village Olhovatka (Voronezh Governorate) and ran a grocery : Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, 29 January , . Get this from a library! The undiscovered Chekhov: forty-three new stories. [Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Peter Constantine] -- Stories by a 19th century Russian master, written for newspapers and magazines when he was an unknown. In one, a man discovers he does not have the money to pay for the goods he bought, another is on. Get this from a library! The undiscovered Chekhov: fifty-one new stories. [Anton Pavlovich Chekhov] -- The Undiscovered Chekhov contains translations of 50 of Chekhov's early stories, discovered in the New York Public Library collection of rare Russian magazines.   In The Undiscovered Chekhov, exuberance and energy, but also the technique of a young writer of genius, are apparent. These are the stories that made Chekhov famous in his day. The CollectionAuthor: Peter Constantine.