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by Anton Chekhov

  • ISBN: 045150903X
  • Category: Literary
  • Subcategory: Literature
  • Author: Anton Chekhov
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Signet Classics (September 1, 1965)
  • ePub book: 1141 kb
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Ward No. 6. and Other Stories, 1892–1895. Translated with Notes by RONALD WILKS. Penguin Books Canada Ltd, 10 Alcorn Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4V 3B2. Penguin Books (NZ) Ltd, Cnr Rosedale and Airborne Roads, Albany, Auckland, New Zealand. Penguin Books (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd, 24 Sturdee Avenue, Rosebank 2196, South Africa. Penguin Books Ltd, Registered Offices: 80 Strand, London WC2R 0RL, England.

These stories from the middle period of Chekhov's career show him exploring complex, ambiguous and often extreme emotions. Influenced by his own experiences as a doctor, 'Ward No. 6', set in a mental hospital, is a savage indictment of the medical profession. In all the stories collected here, Chekhov's characters face madness, alienation and frustration before they experience brief, ephemeral moments of insight, often earned at great cost, where they confront the reality of their existence.

The six stories- Ward Six, The Duel, A Dull Story, My Life, The Name Day Party, and In the Ravine -here presented in memorable nt Chekhov's narrative genius at the full range and power of its maturity. As masterfully constructed as his earlier stories.

He was for six months without work, living on nothing but bread and water; then he became a court usher

He was for six months without work, living on nothing but bread and water; then he became a court usher. He kept this post until he was dismissed owing to his illness. He had never even in his young student days given the impression of being perfectly healthy.

Ward Six and Other St. .Ward No. 6 seems to be the most merciless and dark story by Anton Chekhov. With his sharp eye he could see any psychological To be different is a disease. With his sharp eye he could see any psychological To be different is a diseas. n the grey background you must be grey otherwise they will see you and you will be eaten.

THE STEPPE AND OTHER STORIES ANTON PAVLOVICH CHEKHOV, the son of a former serf, was born in 1860 in Taganrog, a port on the Sea of Azov. He received a classical education at the Taganrog. The Kiss and Other Stories, The Fiancée and Other Stories, The Duel and Other Stories and Ward No. 6 and Other Stories. He has also translated The Little Demon by Sologub for Penguin. He has written a number of monographs, notably Anton Chekhov: A Life and Understanding Chekhov, and is currently working on Stalin and the Hangmen and on a Georgian–English dictionary. The Steppe and Other Stories.

Letters of Anton Chekhov to His Family and Friends: With a Biographical Sketch. Note-Book of Anton Chekhov. The Unknown Chekhov: Stories and Other Writings Hitherto Unpublished, translated by Avrahm Yarmolinsky, 1954. Translated by Constance Garnett. Letters on the Short Story, the Drama, and Other Literary Topics, by Anton Chekhov. Translated by S. S. Koteliansky, Leonard Woolf, New York: B. W. Huebsch, 1921.

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Oxford world's classics. Ward Number Six. and Other Stories. Chekhov carne of humbler social origins than the leading Russian fiction-writers of earlier generations: he was the third son, born in i86o, of a struggling grocer in the southern Russian port ofTaganrog. Translated with an Introduction and Notes by RONALD HINGLEY. He was a lively boy: a gifted mimic, a keen attender of the gallery at his home-town theatre, a great practical joker.

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