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A new life of Anton Chekhov

by Ronald Hingley

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904,
  • Authors, Russian -- 19th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRonald Hingley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3458 .H475 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 352, vi p., [9] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5209381M
    ISBN 100394490584
    LC Control Number75036818
    OCLC/WorldCa2217337

    Buy My Life and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Anton Chekhov. Anton Chekhov was born in in a small town on the Sea of Azov. His plays include Ivanov, Platonov, Uncle Vanya, On the High Road, and The Proposal, among he was beginning to gain international recognition as a major dramatist, he suffered two heart attacks and died in Badenweiler, published: 03 Sep,

      *Memories of Chekhov*, from which this excerpt is drawn, is the first documentary biography of Anton Chekhov to be based on primary sources: the letters, diaries, essays, and memories of Chekhov’s family, friends, and contemporaries that I collected from Chekhov archives in Yalta and Moscow, as well as the New York Public Library, the Russian State Library, and the Library of Congress. The Cherry Orchard (Russian: Вишнёвый сад, romanized: Vishnyovyi sad) is the last play by Russian playwright Anton n in , it was first published by Znaniye (Book Two, ), and came out as a separate edition later that year in Saint Petersburg, via A.F. Marks Publishers. It opened at the Moscow Art Theatre on 17 January in a production directed by Konstantin Genre: Drama.

    Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky, the highly acclaimed translators of War and Peace, Doctor Zhivago, and Anna Karenina, which was an Oprah Book Club pick and million-copy bestseller, bring their unmatched talents to The Selected Stories of Anton Chekhov, a collection of thirty of Chekhov’s best tales from the major periods of his creative life. Anton Chekhov's life was short, intense, and dominated by battles, both with his dependents and with the tuberculosis that was to kill him at age He was one of the greatest playwrights and short-story writers ever born, but he was torn between medicine and literature, as he was between family and friends, between a longing for solitude and.


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A new life of Anton Chekhov by Ronald Hingley Download PDF EPUB FB2

It is more a book for scholars who wonder what Chekhov was up to in, say, October It is interesting to see what life was like years ago in Russia, and how a writer was a mega-star, recognized by people in the street, by: Half the book was about Anton Chekhov's life and his personality.

Half the book was about Anton Chekhov's stories and plays -- literary criticism of the stories and plays, how each of the stories and plays came to be written, where they were first published, etc., etc.

Recommended reading only after reading some of Chekhov's stories/5. A New Life Of Anton Chekhov. By Howard Moss Yet reading Ronald Hingley's new biography—“new” because he wrote an earlier one in —it. A new life of Anton Chekhov Hardcover – January 1, by Ronald Hingley (Author) › Visit Amazon's Ronald Hingley Page.

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New York: Knopf, (OCoLC) Named Person: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Anton Pavlovich Chekhov: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Hingley. Rayfield has spent more than three years combing the Chekhov archives all over Russia (Chekhov was a restless traveler for the whole of his life, going from Siberia to the Cote d'Azur) and has uncovered thousands of documents and letters from Chekhov's lovers, friends, and family, most of them never published before, which cumulatively tell of 4/5(2).

New life of Anton Chekhov. London: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Anton Pavlovich Chekhov: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Hingley.

Unlock This Study Guide Now. Start your hour free trial to unlock this A New Life of Anton Chekhov study guide and get instant access to the following. Analysis; You'll also get access to more. Anton Chekhov: a lifetime of lovers Chekhov's love life was complicated and very busy – he had no wish to settle down.

William Boyd believes one short story reveals much about the Russian's. See all books authored by Anton Chekhov, including Selected Stories of Anton Chekhov, and Chekhov: Five Major Plays, and more on (New York Review Books Classics) Anton Chekhov $ - $ The Complete Plays.

Anton Chekhov $ - $ Kashtanka. Stories Of Russian Life () Anton Chekhov $ - $ Short. Anton Chekhov - Anton Tschechow - Anton Tchekhov - Antón Chéjov - Антон Павлович Чехов - أنطون تشيخوف Year of first publication: Translator: Constance Garnett (†).

This obscures the fact that the book is a unique work in its own right. When I read it, what I am most amazed by is how different in style Chekhov the fiction writer is from Chekhov the nonfiction Author: Akhil Sharma.

*Illustrated *Includes Table of Contents Anton Chekhov () may have suffered an untimely death, but he squeezed the most out of his 44 years of life. Chekhov was a Russian physician, dramatist and author who is considered to be one of the greatest writers in.

This is a disappointing book, though because it has been so long awaited (Hingley is a renowned Chekhov specialist) and because it tells us more about the great playwright's life&#;in details, at least&#;than any other previous attempt, it will be generously received.

Anton Chekhov was born on the feast day of St. Anthony the Great (17 January Old Style) 29 January in Taganrog, a port on the Sea of Azov in southern was the third of six surviving children.

His father, Pavel Yegorovich Chekhov, the son of a former serf and his Ukrainian wife, was from the village Olhovatka (Voronezh Governorate) and ran a grocery : Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, 29 January. Together, RICHARD PEVEAR and LARISSA VOLOKHONSKY have translated works by Chekhov, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Gogol, Bulgakov, Leskov, and Pasternak.

They were twice awarded the PEN/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize (for Dostoevsky's The Brothers Karamazov and Tolstoy's Anna Karenina).

They are married and live in : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Russian writer Anton Chekhov is recognized as a master of the modern short story and a leading playwright of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Synopsis Anton Chekhov was born on January 29 Born:   Anton Chekhov: a life Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich,Authors, Russian -- 19th century -- Biography Publisher New York: Henry Holt Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to :   Anton Pavlovich Chekhov ( – ) was a Russian playwright, writer, and doctor. Known best for his plays, he had also written a great multitude of short stories for and about people of all ages and all walks of life."Life as it happens" is a se.

Uncle Vanya – he is a 47 years old man who realized that he wasted his life. He shared the same miserable destiny with his niece Sonya. When he realized that his whole life was a fraud he felt betrayed and when he found out that the professor wanted to sell the house he tried to kill him but missed.

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.

InAnton Chekhov, 30 years old, trained as a physician and coming into fame as a writer, was confronted by the horror of a cholera pandemic ravaging Europe and Asia.About My Life perhaps I was not living as I ought.

Renowned as the greatest short story writer ever, Anton Chekhov was also a master of the novella, and perhaps his most overlooked is this gem, My Life—the tale of a rebellious young man so disgusted with bourgeois society that he drops out to live amongst the working classes, only to find himself confronted by the morally and mentally.