Take a fresh look at your lifestyle.

(ePUB) The Complete Short Novels by Anton Chekhov — 9781400032921

Tagged: , ,

  • Posted In: Badan Usaha

  • Participant
    #73291

    The Complete Short Novels
    by Anton Chekhov, Richard Pevear, Larissa Volokhonsky

    ? The Complete Short Novels : READ MORE ?

    • Format: paperback, 548 pages
    • Release date: August 18, 2005
    • Publisher: Vintage Classics
    • Genres: fiction, classics, russia, literature, novels, novella
    • Language: english
    • ISBN: 9781400032921 (140003292X)
    • Author: Anton Chekhov, Richard Pevear, Larissa Volokhonsky

    About The Book

    Anton Chekhov, widely hailed as the supreme master of the short story, also wrote five works long enough to be called short novels. Here, brought together in one volume for the first time, in a masterly new translation by the award-winning translators Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky.

    The Steppe — the most lyrical of the five — is an account of a nine-year-old boy’s frightening journey by wagon train across the steppe of southern Russia. The Duel sets two decadent figures — a fanatical rationalist and a man of literary sensibility — on a collision course that ends in a series of surprising reversals. In The Story of an Unknown Man, a political radical spying on an important official by serving as valet to his son gradually discovers that his own terminal illness has changed his long-held priorities in startling ways. Three Years recounts a complex series of ironies in the personal life of a rich but passive Moscow merchant. In My Life, a man renounces wealth and social position for a life of manual labor.

    The resulting conflict between the moral simplicity of his ideals and the complex realities of human nature culminates in a brief apocalyptic vision that is unique in Chekhov’s work.

    (Book Jacket Status: Jacketed)

     

    From the Hardcover edition.

    Online book The Complete Short Novels download on iPhone on Bookshop. PDF ebook The Complete Short Novels by Anton Chekhov read online. FB2 The Complete Short Novels buy on Dymocks. MP3 ebook The Complete Short Novels Anton Chekhov Mac.

    FictionBook book The Complete Short Novels download for Android on Audible. Paperback The Complete Short Novels Anton Chekhov read. Hardcover The Complete Short Novels buy cheap. TXT ebook The Complete Short Novels by Anton Chekhov Kindle on Amazon.

Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)
  • You must be logged in to reply to this topic.