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The Duel

The Duel

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Written by Anton ChekhovAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Anton Chekhov
Translated by Margarita ShalinaAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Margarita Shalina

  • Format: eBook
  • Publisher: Melville House
  • On Sale: August 16, 2011
  • Price: $11.00
  • ISBN: 978-1-61219-070-9 (1-61219-070-7)
Also available as an eBook, trade paperback and a trade paperback.

“Laevsky played, drank wine and thought that the duel was basically foolish and pointless, as it does not resolve the question, but only complicates it further, however such things are unavoidable at times.”—Anton Chekhov, The Duel

From the Trade Paperback edition.

Excerpted from The Duel by Anton Chekhov Copyright © 2011 by Anton Chekhov. Excerpted by permission of Melville House, a division of Random House LLC. All rights reserved. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher.