Anton Chekhov's Life and Thought

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ISBN 978-0-8101-1460-9
Publication Date
January 1997
Page Count
494 pages
Trim Size
5 1/2 x 8 1/2

Anton Chekhov's Life and Thought

Selected Letters and Commentaries
Anton Chekhov

This collection of Chekov's correspondence is weighted heavily toward the letters dealing with literary and intellectual matters. It provides insight into Chekov's development as a writer.
About the Author

Simon Karlinsky is professor emeritus in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of California, Berkeley.

Michael Henry Heim is professor of Slavic languages and literatures at UCLA. He is the author of Contemporary Czech and the translator of  many works, including Dubravka Ugresic's Fording the Stream of Consciousness and In the Jaws of Life and Other Stories, also published by Northwestern University Press.