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Cynthia Ozick has called this peerless master of the short story “our Chekhov.”Three Cheers for Alice Munro’s Nobel Prize in Literature|Malcolm Jones|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The play even makes reference to Chekhov, giving it enough elitist cred for some voters.
Readers familiar with Chekhov, Gogol, Pushkin or Turgenev have already tasted some 19th-century Russian gothic literature.
We all know about Tolstoy, Chekhov, and Dostoevsky, but what about their compatriot, Nikolai Leskov?The Forgotten Russian: The Genius of Nikolai Leskov|Benjamin Lytal|April 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Chekhov has talked about this, that any designation besides writer (Russian writer, whatever) was a diminishment.
Chekhov, certainly, with his extraordinary modesty and his dislike of phrase-making, would never have said anything like that.Reminiscences of Anton Chekhov|Maxim Gorky
Chekhov had never been to the place before he bought it, and only visited it when all the formalities had been completed.
A wretched dentist used contaminated forceps in extracting a tooth, and Chekhov was attacked by periostitis in a malignant form.
Chekhov and "O. Henry" were both great writers because they copied nobody.
Owing to various causes in no way connected with Chekhov, this scheme came to nothing.