The Cossacks and Other Short Stories

The Cossacks and Other Short Stories

by Anton Chekhov

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The Cossacks and Other Short Stories by Anton Chekhov

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was a Russian physician 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. Chekhov practised as a medical doctor throughout most of his literary career: "Medicine is my lawful wife", he once said, "and literature is my mistress.” This collection of ten of his best short stories include: The Cook's Wedding The Cossack The Darling The Death Of A Government Clerk The Dependents The Doctor The Duel The Examining Magistrate The First-class Passenger The Fish

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783956762420
Publisher: Otbebookpublishing
Publication date: 12/27/2015
Series: Classics To Go
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 141
File size: 311 KB
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Anton Chekhov (1860-1904) was a Russian author of plays and short stories. Although Chekhov became a physician and once considered medicine his primary career, he gained fame and esteem through writing, ultimately producing a number of well-known plays, including The Seagull and Uncle Vanya, and a large body of innovative short stories that influenced the evolution of the form.

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