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The short stories of Anton Chekhov by Антон Павлович Чехов

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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social life and customs,
  • Translations into English,
  • Russian fiction,
  • Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published under title: The stories of Anton Chekhov.

StatementEdited, with an introd. by Robert N. Linscott
SeriesModern library of the world"s best books [50]
ContributionsLinscott, Robert Newton, 1886-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPG3456.A13 L4 1959
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 448 p.
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24770794M
OCLC/WorldCa890842

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