Best Russian Short Stories

Best Russian Short Stories
Language: 
ISBN10: 
142800792X
ISBN13: 
9781428007925
Published: 
June 2006 by IndyPublish.com
Rating: 
4.05

A very comprehensive anthology of the Russian short stories in the English language, which gives a fair notion of the achievement in that field. Contains over 20 stories written by various Russian authors, including, "The Gentleman from San Francisco" by 1933 Nobel Prize winner Bunin, and stories by Pushkin, Gogol, Turgenev, Dostoyevsky, Tolstoy, Saltykov, Korolenko, Garshin, Chekhov, Sologub, Potapenko, Semyonov, Gorky, Artzybashev, Kuprin, Andreyev, and others.

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