Fyodor Lukitch Sysoev, the master of
the factory school maintained at the expense of the
firm of Kulikin, was getting ready for the annual
dinner. Every year after the school ex...
The Russian author Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860-1904) is among the major short-story writers and dramatists of modern times.During the last half of the 19th century the old order in Russia was crumbl...
Anton Chekhov is today one of the most widely known authors of nineteenth-century Russian literature. Appreciated not only in Russia and the West but also in Asia, he was a master of the short story, ...