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Russian masters, Chekhov and Dostoevsky

two portraits for the stage

by Keith Miles

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Published by S. French in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 -- Drama.,
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881 -- Drama.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Keith Miles.
    ContributionsMiles, Keith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6063.I3175 C5 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p. :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2578681M
    ISBN 10057360049X
    LC Control Number85125618


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This dual-language volume contains 12 such stories -- memorable tales by Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Pushkin, Chekhov, Gogol, Turgenev, Bunin, and other masters. Each selection is presented here in the original Russian with an excellent literal. Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (Russian: Антон Павлович Чехов) was born in the small seaport of Taganrog, southern Russia, the son of a grocer.

Chekhov's grandfather was a serf, who had bought his own freedom and that of his three sons in He also taught himself to read and write.4/5(17). If you want just one book, I would say it is: The Master and Margarita from Mikhail Afanasyevich Bulgakov.

Many critics consider it to be one of the best novels of the 20th century, and in my opinion that is one of the best Russian novels of all. Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky (/ ˌ d ɒ s t ə ˈ j ɛ f s k i, ˌ d ʌ s-/; Russian: Фёдор Михайлович Достоевский, tr.

Fyódor Mikháylovich Dostoyévskiy, IPA: [ˈfʲɵdər mʲɪˈxajləvʲɪdʑ dəstɐˈjɛfskʲɪj] (); 11 November – 9 February ), sometimes transliterated Dostoyevsky, was a Russian novelist, philosopher, short story writer, essayist. The easy way to get free eBooks every day. Discover the latest and greatest in eBooks and Audiobooks.

The Best Russian Plays and Short Stories by Chekhov, Dostoevsky. BOOK. The Nose and Other Stories, by Nikolai Gogol, translated by Susanne Fusso (Columbia University Press, ) ISBN Anton Chekhov’s Selected Stories (Norton Critical Edition), edited by Cathy Popkin (W.W.W. Norton & Co., ) ISBN These editions are required.

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The Woman Who Brought Dostoevsky and Chekhov to English Readers something greater. It is as if the interpreter had looked into the very mind of the Master and had a share in his inspiration.” Russian translations Woolf published.

She knew little Russian. “I scarcely like to claim that I ‘translated’ the Russian books claimed to. You can name many famous Russian authors that have left a notable footprint in the history of literature. We all have heard of or even read the books written by Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Chekhov.

Some of them are a part of the recommended literature list, others attract the attention of millions just because they are world famous. Inthe translators were propelled to commercial success when Oprah Winfrey chose their translation of Anna Karenina for her book club, making the year-old book an instant best seller.

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That this saying is attributed to Fyodor Dostoevsky AND even books that contain this quote are attributed to him. HOWEVER, I did not see one that had WHEN or WHERE he said it. Rockzmom, if the phrase is a google hit, and especially not in the native language of the one who "said" that, it doesn't mean yet that it really is his famous saying.Anton Chekhov, in full Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, (born January 29 [Janu Old Style],Taganrog, Russia—died July 14/15 [July 1/2],Badenweiler, Germany), Russian playwright and master of the modern short was a literary artist of laconic precision who probed below the surface of life, laying bare the secret motives of his characters.