At half-past eight they drove out of the town.
The highroad was dry, a lovely April sun was shining
warmly, but the snow was still lying in the ditches
and in the woods. Winte...
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, ...