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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Lacedaemonians, On the Constitution of the
Laches
Ladies, On Facial Treatment for
Ladies, The Learned
Lady, Portrait of a
Lady at Court, On a Certain
Lady Chatterley's Lover
Lady of Shallot, The (1832)
Laelius on Friendship
Last of the Mohicans, The
Law, The (Hippocrates)
Law, The Common
Laws (Plato)
Laws, Spirit of
Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity, The
Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand
Lear, King
Learned Ladies, The
Learning, Advancement of
Lectures on the Philosophy of History
Lectures on Psychoanalysis, Introductory
Lectures on Psychoanalysis, New Introductory
Legend of Saint Julian Hospitator, The
Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The
Legislation, Introduction to the Principles of Morals and
Lemmas
Les Miserables
Letter, The Purloined
Letter, The Scarlet
Letter of Advice to a Young Poet, A
Letter from Birmingham Jail
Letter Concerning Toleration
Letter to his Father
Letter to a Noble Lord, A
Letters (Chrysostom)
Letters (Cicero)
Letters (Horace)
Letters (Ignatius)
Letters (Pascal)
Letters, Persian
Letters, Provincial
Letters of Abelard and Heloise
Letters from the Black Sea
Letters on the English
Levet, On the Death of Dr. Robert
Leviathan
Libation Bearers, The
Liberty, On
Liberty, On Christian
Life, On Longevity and Shortness of
Life, The New
Life, Psychopathology of Everyday
Life of Antony
Life and Death, On Breathing; On Youth and Old Age, On
Life of Dr. John Donne, The
Life of Ivan Denisovich, One Day in the
Life of Mr. George Herbert, The
Life of Reason, The
Life of Samuel Johnson Ll.D.
Light, Treatise on
Light Brigade, The Charge of the
Lighthouse, To the
Limits; Human Knowledge, Its Scope and
Liquids and on the Weight of the Mass of the Air, Treatises on the Equilibrium of
Literaria, Biographia
Little Dorrit
Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi, The
Little Men
Little Women
Live By, What Men
Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans
Lives of the Poets, The
Livy, Discourses on the First Ten Books of
Loadstone and Magnetic Bodies, On the
Lock, Rape of the
Logic, A System of
Logic, the Theory of Inquiry
Lolita
Longevity and Shortness of Life, On
Looking-Glass, Through the
Lord, A Letter to a Noble
Lord of the Flies
Lord of the Rings, The
Lorna Doone
Lost, Paradise
Lotos-Eaters, The (1833)
Love, The Art of
Love, Cures for
Love, On (Stendhal)
Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, The
Lover, Lady Chatterley's
Lovers, Sons and
Lover's Complaint, A
Love's Labour's Lost
Loving God, On
Lower Animals, The Moral Sense of Man and the
Lucrece, The Rape of
Lyrical Ballads
Lysis (Plato)
Lysistrata (Aristophanes)
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