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Author Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904.

Title Sakhalin Island / Anton Chekhov ; translated by Brian Reeve
Edition New edition
Published Richmond, Surrey : Alma Classics, 2013


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 WATERFT  365.9577 Chekov Che/Sis  AVAILABLE
Description 509 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, facsimile, maps, portraits ; 20 cm
Summary In 1890, the thirty-year-old Chekhov, already knowing that he was ill with tuberculosis, undertook an arduous eleven-week journey from Moscow across Siberia to the penal colony on the island of Sakhalin. Now collected here in one volume are the fully annotated translations of his impressions of his trip through Siberia, and the account of his three-month sojourn on Sakhalin Island, together with author's notes, extracts from Chekhov's letters to relatives and associates, and photographs
Notes First published in Russian in 1895
Translated from the Russian
Subject Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 -- Travel -- Russia -- Sakhalin (Sakhalinskaia oblast)
Exiles -- Russia (Federation) -- Sakhalin (Sakhalinskai͡a oblastʹ)
Penal colonies -- Russia (Federation) -- Sakhalin (Sakhalinskai͡a oblastʹ)
Sakhalin (Sakhalinskai͡a oblastʹ, Russia) -- Description and travel.
Author Reeve, Brian (Translator)
ISBN 9781847492913