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By Anton Chekhov

ISBN-10: 1908909250

ISBN-13: 9781908909251

Anton Chekhov is taken into account to be between literature’s maximum brief tale writers, when his performs helped switch the process glossy drama. This finished e-book provides the whole works of Anton Chekhov, with a number of illustrations, infrequent texts showing in electronic print for the 1st time, informative introductions and the standard Delphi bonus fabric. (Version 6)

* superbly illustrated with photographs in terms of Chekhov’s lifestyles and works
* Concise introductions to the performs and different texts
* ALL 15 performs, each one with person contents tables
* infrequent performs like PLATONOV and THE wooden DEMON showing the following for the 1st time electronic publishing
* first-class formatting of the texts
* the entire brief tales – over 210 stories, first time to be had entire in English
* specific chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the quick stories
* simply find the fast tales you must read
* Chekhov’s simply novel THE capturing social gathering, to be had in no different collection
* additionally positive aspects infrequent novellas
* comprises Chekhov’s letters and notebooks - spend hours exploring the author’s own correspondence and thoughts
* contains a bonus biography - realize Chekhov’s literary life
* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres
* up-to-date with revised texts, introductions and extra images

Please word: there are not any translations of THE ISLAND OF SAKHALIN on hand within the public area. as soon as a translation turns into on hand, will probably be additional to the book as a loose update.

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CONTENTS:

The Plays
PLATONOV
ON THE excessive ROAD
ON THE HARMFULNESS OF TOBACCO
SWANSONG
IVANOFF
THE BEAR
THE PROPOSAL
A RELUCTANT HERO
THE WEDDING
THE wooden DEMON
THE ANNIVERSARY
THE SEA-GULL
UNCLE VANYA
THE 3 SISTERS
THE CHERRY ORCHARD

The Novel
THE capturing PARTY

The brief Stories
CHRONOLOGICAL record OF brief STORIES
ALPHABETICAL checklist OF brief STORIES

The Novellas
THE STEPPE
THE DUEL
AN nameless STORY
THREE YEARS
MY LIFE

The Non-Fiction
LETTERS OF ANTON CHEKHOV TO HIS kin AND FRIENDS
NOTE-BOOK OF ANTON CHEKHOV

The Biography
BIOGRAPHICAL cartoon via Constance Garnett

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