New Release:
The Little Trilogy

Fiction/Translation · English & Russian edition · by Anton Chekhov · Trans. Boris Dralyuk
the Little Trilogy 

Praise for Anton Chekhov


“Reading Chekhov was just like the angels singing to me.”
—Eudora Welty


“Chekhov makes everything work — the air, the light, the cold, the dirt, etc. Show these things and you don’t have to say them.”
—Flannery O’Connor



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