Anton Chekhov

Anton Chekhov

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (29 January 1860 - 15 July 1904) was a Russian physician, dramatist and author who is considered to be among the greatest writers of short stories in history.

About Anton Chekhov

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (29 January 1860 _ 15 July 1904) was a Russian physician, dramatist and author who is considered to be among the greatest writers of short stories in history. His career as a dramatist produced four classics and his best short stories are held in high esteem by writers and critics. Chekhov practised as a doctor throughout most of his literary career: 'Medicine is my lawful wife', he once said, 'and literature is my mistress.'

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