Anton Chekhov (1860-1904)

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List of Works
[The Black Monk]   [The Cherry Orchard]   [A Dull Story]   [In Exile]   [Rothschild's Fiddle]   [The Seagull]   [Uncle Vanya]  

The Black Monk (1894)
  • HTML (9 pages, indexed) at the University of Virginia Electronic Text center (Translated by Constance Garnett)
  • HTML (Single page, 76KB) at Eldritch Press (Translated by Constance Garnett)
  • Text File (414 KB; 157 KB zipped) at Project Gutenberg, includes The Black Monk and 5 other stories (Translated by Constance Garnett)

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  • Paperback edition of Anton Chekhov : Stories, translations by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky; 30 stories including Rothschild's Fiddle, In Exile, A Boring Story, and The Black Monk (Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub, 2000, 528 pg).
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The Cherry Orchard (1904)
  • HTML (Single page, 128KB) at Eldritch Press (Translated by Julius West)
  • Russian HTML (Single page, 104 KB) at Yevgeny Peskin's Public Electronic Library
  • Text File (398 KB; 152 KB zipped) at Project Gutenberg, includes The Cherry Orchard and 7 other plays (Translated by Julius West)

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  • Paperback edition of Chekhov for the Stage: The Seagull/Uncle Vanya/The Three Sisters/The Cherry Orchard/4 Plays in 1 Volume, translations by Milton Ehre (Northwestern Univ Pr, 1993, 240 pg).
  • Paperback, Dover Thrift Editions (Dover Pubns, 1991, 49 pg).
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A Dull Story (or, A Dreary Story) (1889) [gbf(50)]
  • HTML (Single page, 137KB) at 201 Stories by Anton Chekhov (Translated by Constance Garnett)
  • HTML (454 KB; 170 KB zipped; plain text also available) at Project Gutenberg, includes A Dreary Story and 8 other stories (Translated by Constance Garnett)
  • Russian HTML (Single page) at Maxim Moshkov's Library

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  • Paperback edition of Anton Chekhov : Stories, translations by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky; 30 stories including Rothschild's Fiddle, In Exile, A Boring Story, and The Black Monk (Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub, 2000, 528 pg).
  • Paperback edition of Ward Number Six and Other Stories, translations by Ronald Hingley; 7 stories including A Dreary Story (Oxford Univ Pr, 1999, 272 pg).
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In Exile (c. 1890?) [gbf(HS)]
  • HTML (Single page, 26 KB) at Classic Reader (Translator unknown)
  • HTML (384 KB; 143 KB zipped; plain text also available) at Project Gutenberg, includes In Exile and 20 other stories (Translator unknown)

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  • Paperback edition of Anton Chekhov : Stories, translations by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky; 30 stories including Rothschild's Fiddle, In Exile, A Boring Story, and The Black Monk (Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub, 2000, 528 pg).
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Rothschild's Fiddle (1894) [GBF(HS)]
  • HTML (Single page, 26 KB) at Eldritch Press (Translated by Marian Fell)
  • Text File (418 KB; 161 KB zipped) at Project Gutenberg, includes Rothschild's Fiddle and 11 other stories (Translated by Constance Garnett)

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  • Paperback edition of Anton Chekhov : Stories, translations by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky; 30 stories including Rothschild's Fiddle, In Exile, A Boring Story, and The Black Monk (Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub, 2000, 528 pg).
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The Seagull (1896)
  • HTML (5 pages, indexed) at Classic Reader (Translator unknown)
  • Russian HTML (Single page, 107 KB) at Yevgeny Peskin's Public Electronic Library
  • HTML (130 KB; 47 KB zipped; plain text also available) at Project Gutenberg (Translator unknown)

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  • Paperback edition of Chekhov for the Stage: The Seagull/Uncle Vanya/The Three Sisters/The Cherry Orchard/4 Plays in 1 Volume, translations by Milton Ehre (Northwestern Univ Pr, 1993, 240 pg).
  • Paperback edition, tranlated by Oliver F. Murphy (Branden Publishing Co, 1980).
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Uncle Vanya (1896) [GBF]
  • HTML (5 pages, indexed) at Classic Reader (Translator unknown)
  • HTML (Single page, 112 KB) at Eldritch Press (Translated by Marian Fell; revised by James Rusk)
  • Russian HTML (Single page, 97 KB) at Yevgeny Peskin's Public Electronic Library
  • HTML (117 KB; 42 KB zipped; plain text also available) at Project Gutenberg (Translator unknown)

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  • Paperback edition of Chekhov for the Stage: The Seagull/Uncle Vanya/The Three Sisters/The Cherry Orchard/4 Plays in 1 Volume, translations by Milton Ehre (Northwestern Univ Pr, 1993, 240 pg).
  • Paperback, Dover Thrift Editions (Dover Pubns, 1998).
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Habits and Will
Hades, Discourse to the Greeks Concerning
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Hammurabi's Code
Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates
Hard Times
Harmonies of the World, Concerning the
Head, On Injuries of the
Heart, A Simple
Heart, The Tell-Tale
Heart and Blood in Animals, On the Motion of the
Heart of Darkness
Heartbreak House
Heat, Analytical Theory of
Heavenly Spheres, On the Revolutions of the
Heavens, On the
Hebrides, Journal of a Tour to the
Hecuba
Hedda Gabler
Heights, Wuthering
Helen
Hellenica
Heloise, Letters of Abelard and
Hemorrhoids, On
Henry Adams, The Education of
Henry the Fourth, The First Part of King
Henry the Fourth, The Second Part of King
Henry the Fifth, King
Henry the Sixth, The First Part of King
Henry the Sixth, The Second Part of King
Henry the Sixth, The Third Part of King
Henry the Eighth, King
Heracleidae, The
Heracles
Heracles, Shield of
Herbert, The Life of Mr. George
Heredity and its Variability
Hermas, The Shepherd of
Herodias
Herodotus, Letter to
Heroides
Hiero
Himself, The Doctor in Spite of
Hints Towards an Essay on Conversation
Hippolytus
Histories (Herodotus)
Histories (Tacitus)
History, Ecclesiastical
History, Lectures on the Philosophy of
History, A Study of
History, The True
History, The Way to Write
History of Animals, The
History of a Candle, Chemical
History of the English-Speaking Peoples
History of the Peloponnesian War
History of the Persian War
History of Rome
Hobbit, The
Horsemanship, On the Art of
Hospitator, The Legend of Saint Julian
Hostel, The Destruction of Dá Derga's
House, Bleak
House, A Doll's
House, Heartbreak
House of the Seven Gables, The
House of Usher, The Fall of the
How to Read a Book
How We Think
Huckleberry Finn, The Adventures of
Human Knowledge, The Principles of
Human Knowledge, Its Scope and Limits
Human Nature, A Treatise of
Human Understanding, Essay Concerning (Locke)
Human Understanding, New Essays Concerning (Leibniz)
Human Understanding, An Inquiry Concerning
Human Wishes, The Vanity of
Humanism, True
Hunchback of Notre Dame, The
Hunger Artist, A
Hunting, On
Hunting of the Snark, The
Hunting Song, A
Hyde, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr.
Hymn, The Secular
Hypochondriac, The
Hypothesis, Science and
Hysteria, Selected Papers on
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