One of the 1st non-Russians to compliment Chekhov's performs used to be George Bernard Shaw, who subtitled his Heartbreak condominium "A Fantasia within the Russian demeanour on English Themes," and mentioned similarities among the obstacle of the British landed type and that in their Russian opposite numbers as depicted by way of Chekhov: "the related great humans, an analogous utter futility."
Raymond Carver, who wrote the quick tale "Errand" approximately Chekhov's demise, believed that Chekhov used to be the best of all brief tale writers: "Chekhov's tales are as outstanding (and priceless) now as after they first seemed. it's not purely the large variety of tales he wrote—for few, if any, writers have ever performed more—it is the extraordinary frequency with which he produced masterpieces, tales that shrive us in addition to satisfaction and movement us, that lay naked our feelings in methods basically precise artwork can accomplish."
This assortment includes 230 of Chekhov's most famed brief stories.
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