From the teenager in provincial Russia in 1875 to his premature death in Germany in 1904, Chekhov wrote over 4,500 letters to a range of correspondents, including family and friends, his publisher and fellow writers - not to mention actresses. These letters tell the story of Chekhov's life as a man and a writer and he emerges from them as a tough, generous, life-enhancing, and enigmatic character.
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd ISBN: 9780140449228 Number of pages: 624 Weight: 426 g Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 27 mm
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