Five Russian Dog Stories ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Anton Chekhov

Five Russian Dog Stories

Hesperus Press Ltd.
Publication date: July 2012
ISBN: 9781780941103
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

Our price:
$6.99
Five Russian Dog Stories presents touching narratives from three giants in Russian literature. Some heart-warming, some tear jerking, none will easily be forgotten. Turgenev’s Mumu is rescued from drowning by a mute serf, Gerasim, and quickly becomes his closest friend and comforter until Gerasim’s mistress intervenes with tragic consequences. Shchedrin’s Trezor is the perfect embodiment of canine fidelity, carrying out his duties to the letter, despite being chained up, badly treated and sometimes not even fed. Chekhov’s Kashtanka, when lost, is taken in by a circus clown and trained for an act in the ring. However, she prefers to return to her former abusive master, sitting in the audience at her first performance, rather than remain with her new caring, thoughtful owner. These stories have long been held in high esteem, tugging at the readers’ heartstrings. When Turgenev died in 1883 a wreath was sent to the grave of ‘the author of Moomoo’ by British Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
Please sign in to review this product.
Devices:
Five Russian Dog Stories ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
154 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Other books by Anton Chekhov
The Cherry Orchard PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Anton Chekhov
The Cherry Orchard
Anton Chekhov & Simon Stephens
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, December 2014
ISBN: 9781474231770
Format: PDF, ePub
List Price: $15.99 Our price: $14.99
Three Sisters: Full Text and Introduction (NHB Drama Classics) ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Anton Chekhov Stephen Mulrine
Three Sisters: Full Text and Introduction (NHB Drama Classics)
Anton Chekhov Stephen Mulrine & Anton Chekhov & Stephen Mulrine
Nick Hern Books, June 2014
ISBN: 9781854592217
Format: ePub
List Price: $5.82 Our price: $4.99
Ivanov PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Anton Chekhov
Ivanov
Anton Chekhov & David Hare
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, February 2014
ISBN: 9781472537102
Format: PDF
List Price: $15.99 Our price: $14.99
The Cook's Wedding and Other Stories ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Anton Chekhov
The Cook's Wedding and Other Stories
Anton Chekhov
Start Classics, December 2013
ISBN: 9781627939140
Format: ePub
List Price: $2.49 Our price: $1.99
Five Russian Dog Stories tweets