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Reading Chekhov: A Critical Journey (Paperback)
  • Reading Chekhov: A Critical Journey (Paperback)

Reading Chekhov: A Critical Journey (Paperback)

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Paperback Published: 07/06/2012
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In Reading Chekhov Janet Malcolm takes on three roles: literary critic, biographer and journalist. Her close readings of Chekhov's stories and plays are interwoven with episodes from his life and framed by an account of a recent journey she made to St Petersburg. Malcolm demonstrates how the shadow of death that hovered over most of Chekhov's literary career - he became consumptive in his twenties and died in his forties - is almost everywhere reflected in the work. She writes of his childhood, his relationship with his family, his marriage, his travels, his early success, his exile to Yalta - always with an eye to connecting them to his themes and characters.

Publisher: Granta Books
ISBN: 9781847085368

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