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Viewing Entry - Lady with the Dog and Other Stories, [The] (GG13415)
by Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904

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Overview

TitleLady with the Dog and Other Stories, [The]
Author / Responsible partyChekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904
CollectionFiction
GenreShort stories.
TopicsChekhov, Anton Pavlovich, -- 1860-1904 -- Translations into English. Russia -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
RestrictionsNone
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]
Published23/01/2013

Summary

"The Lady with the Dog" is a short story by Anton Chekhov first published in 1899. It tells the story of an adulterous affair between a Russian banker and a young lady he meets while vacationing in Yalta. The story comprises four parts: (I) describes the initial meeting in Yalta, (II) the consummation of the affair and the remaining time in Yalta, (III) Gurov's return to Moscow and his visit to Anna's town, and (IV) Anna's visits to Moscow. Vladimir Nabokov declared that it was one of the greatest short stories ever written.

Additional Information

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System NumberGG13415
Narrator NameConstance Garnett.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator