Anton Chekhov: what a dapper bastard

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Smart, talented, good looking and famous. What a fascinating time to live in Russia--Soviet Union, 1860 to 1904. Chekhov paid for his schooling by catching & selling goldfinches, tutoring, and selling short story sketches to the newspaper. Images here feature the 1960 stamp collection in his honor. What a stylish, influential gentleman he was!

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Anton Chekhov

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Anton Chekhov

The Anton Chekhov Page at American Literature, featuring a biography and Free Library of the author's Novels, Stories, Poems, Letters, and Texts.

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The Anton Chekhov Page at American Literature, featuring a biography and Free Library of the author's Novels, Stories, Poems, Letters, and Texts.

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The Anton Chekhov Page at American Literature, featuring a biography and Free Library of the author's Novels, Stories, Poems, Letters, and Texts.