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The duel, and other stories.

Антон Павлович Чехов

The duel, and other stories.

by Антон Павлович Чехов

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Published by Chatto [&] Windus in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[Translated] from the Russian, by Constance Garnett.
SeriesThe tales of Tchehov -- v. 2
ContributionsGarnett, Constance Black, 1862-1946.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 307 p.
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16977356M

The Gift of the Magi and Other Short Stories book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Here are sixteen of the best stories What disappointed you about The Kiss and The Duel and Other Stories? I was looking forward to enjoying these classic stories, but I should have listened to the sample first. The narrator "tried" at times to give the characters different voices, but not consistently or well. I finally had to stop ://

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  The Duel and Other Stories Contents: The Duel -- Excellent People -- Mire -- Neighbours -- At Home -- Expensive Lessons -- The Princess -- The Chemist's Wife. Language: English: LoC Class: PG: Language and Literatures: Slavic (including Russian), Languages and Literature: Subject: Russia -- Social life and customs -- Fiction II. Auntie Dasha looked after the estate. Tightly laced, with jingling bracelets on her wrists, she went into the kitchen, the granary, the cattle-yard, tripping along with tiny steps, wriggling her spine; and whenever she talked to the steward or to the peasants, she used, for some reason, to put on a ://


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I enjoyed all of Chekhov's stories in this book but his short story The Duel is the best. Set in the seaside town of Caucasus (interestingly, as I write this, inone is highly discouraged by the U.S.

government from visiting this area, which is a shame, because it is, from Chekhov's description, quite beautiful), it is centered on a small group of people but primarily on Ivan Layevsky, a   The Duel and Other Stories. Anton Chekhov.3 Ratings; Publisher Description. Six selections from the famed Russian author Anton Chekhov showcase his natural aptitude for detail, dialogue, humor, and compassion.

The story primarily focuses on Ivan Andreich Laevsky and Nadyezhda Fyodorovna, lovers who have moved to the Caucasus. Nadezhda is The Duel and Other Stories Kindle Edition by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (Author), Constance Garnett (Translator) › Visit Amazon's Constance Garnett Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Short Stories & Anthologies. FREE DOWNLOAD!The Duel is the main and longest story, but I don't really think it was the best.

It is the story about a man in the Caucasus and his troubles with his wife and a biologist which culminates in a duel. All the characters are excellently written, and the story was very well done, but the end leaves much to be desired, and seems like he tried too quickly to wrap up the ://   Buy a cheap copy of The Duel and Other Stories book by Anton Chekhov.

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Get this from a library! The duel and other stories. [Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Ronald Wilks] -- The six stories in this collection were written between andwhen Chekhov was at the zenith of his powers as a short-story writer. Chekhov once said that a writer should not provide Six selections from the famed Russian showcase his natural aptitude for detail, dialogue, humor, and compassion.

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