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The Greatest Russian Short Stories & Plays - Dostoevsky Tolstoy Chekhov Gorky Gogol & more (Including Essays & Lectures on Russian Novelists) - cover

The Greatest Russian Short Stories & Plays - Dostoevsky Tolstoy Chekhov Gorky Gogol & more (Including Essays & Lectures on Russian Novelists)

Anton Chekhov, A.S. Pushkin, N.V. Gogol, I.S. Turgenev, F.M. Dostoyevsky, L.N. Tolstoy, M.Y. Saltykov, V.G. Korolenko, V.N. Garshin, F.K. Sologub, I. N. Potapenko, S.T. Semyonov, Maxim Gorky, L.N. Andreyev, M.P. Artzybashev, A. I. Kuprin, William Lyon Phelps

Translator Thomas Seltzer

Publisher: Musaicum Books

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This carefully edited collection has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Contents:
The Inspector General: A Comedy in Five Acts 
The Life of Man 
Short Stories: 
The Queen of Spades
The Cloak
The District Doctor 
The Christmas Tree And The Wedding 
God Sees The Truth, But Waits 
How A Muzhik Fed Two Officials 
The Shades, A Phantasy 
The Signal 
The Darling 
The Bet 
Hide And Seek 
The Servant 
One Autumn Night 
Her Lover
The Revolutionist 
The Outrage 
An Honest Thief   
A Novel in Nine Letters   
An Unpleasant Predicament   
Another Man's Wife   
The Heavenly Christmas Tree   
The Peasant Marey   
The Crocodile   
The Dream of a Ridiculous Man
The Shot
St. John'S Eve
An Old Acquaintance
The Mantle 
The Nose 
Memoirs Of A Madman 
A May Night 
The Viy  
On Russian Novelists by William Lyon Phelps
Russian National Character as Shown in Russian Fiction

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