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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Createspace Independent Pub
Publication date June 12, 2014
Pages 120
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781500182779
ISBN-10 150018277X
Dimensions 0.25 by 5.75 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Original list price $14.95
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (29 January 1860 – 15 July 1904) was a Russian physician, dramaturge 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." Chekhov renounced the theatre after the disastrous reception of The Seagull in 1896, but the play was revived to acclaim in 1898 by Constantin Stanislavski's Moscow Art Theatre, which subsequently also produced Chekhov's Uncle Vanya and premiered his last two plays, Three Sisters and The Cherry Orchard. These four works present a challenge to the acting ensemble as well as to audiences, because in place of conventional action Chekhov offers a "theatre of mood" and a "submerged life in the text." Chekhov had at first written stories only for financial gain, but as his artistic ambition grew, he made formal innovations which have influenced the evolution of the modern short story. His originality consists in an early use of the stream-of-consciousness technique, later adopted by James Joyce and other modernists, combined with a disavowal of the moral finality of traditional story structure. He made no apologies for the difficulties this posed to readers, insisting that the role of an artist was to ask questions, not to answer them. (wikipedia.org)

Editions
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Paperback
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from Createspace Independent Pub (June 12, 2014)
9781500182779 | details & prices | 120 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.25 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $14.95
This edition also contains The Duel, The Duel
About: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (29 January 1860 – 15 July 1904) was a Russian physician, dramaturge and author who is considered to be among the greatest writers of short stories in history.
Miscellaneous
from Modern Library (December 18, 2007)
9780307432155 | details & prices | 128 pages | List price $12.00
Editions for the work The Duel
Paperback
Book cover for 9780307742872 Book cover for 9781500182779
 
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from Createspace Independent Pub (June 12, 2014)
9781500182779 | details & prices | 120 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.25 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $14.95
This edition also contains The Duel, The Duel
About: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (29 January 1860 – 15 July 1904) was a Russian physician, dramaturge and author who is considered to be among the greatest writers of short stories in history.
Mti edition from Vintage Books (August 10, 2010)
9780307742872 | details & prices | 126 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.36 lbs | List price $13.00
This edition also contains The Duel
About: Includes a new forward by the screenwriter Mary Bing In Anton Chekhov’s The Duel the escalating animosity between two men with opposed philosophies of life is played out against the backdrop of a seedy resort on the Black Sea coast.
Miscellaneous
Mti edition from Vintage Books (August 10, 2010)
9780307742964 | details & prices | List price $13.00
This edition also contains The Duel

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