A biography of the writer Chekhov in the context of the evolution of his art.
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Callow strikes a balance between Chekhovis prose and drama, and chronicling his life...very readable. -- Donald Rayfield Literary Review Not strictly a literary biography, this book is particularly effective in discussing Chekhovis work as it relates to his life. Library Journal Gracefully written, an easy read. -- Milton Ehre The Washington Times Vivid...Callow successfully unravels the mystery of Chekhov. -- Conan Putnam Chicago Tribune Well written, intelligent...a fine biography. Atlantic MonthlyAbout the Author:
Philip Callow's biographies of D. H. Lawrence, Son and Lover and Body of Truth, were widely praised. Mr. Callow, himself a novelist, poet, and biographer, has also written lives of Van Gogh, Cezanne, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Walt Whitman, all published to critical acclaim. Mr. Callow lives and writes in England.
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Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR006930946
Book Description Constable, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 428 pages. Clean hardback. No dust jacket. (Books are sent securely packaged in cardboard) Chekhov: The Hidden Ground. A Biography. Bookseller Inventory # 056707