The Lady with the Dog by Anton Chekhov

"The Lady with the Dog" (Russian: Дама с собачкой, Dama s sobachkoy)[1] is a short story by Anton Chekhov first published in 1899. It tells the story of an adulterous affair between a Russian banker and a young lady he meets while vacationing in Yalta. The story comprises four parts: part I describes the initial meeting in Yalta, part II the consummation of the affair and the remaining time in Yalta, part III Gurov's return to Moscow and his visit to Anna's town, and part IV Anna's visits to Moscow. Vladimir Nabokov declared that it was one of the greatest short stories ever written.

The 557th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - Världsbiblioteket (The World Library) (Tidningen Boken)
  2. - The Bigger Read List (English PEN)

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The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories Paperback 450276 $7.19 2012
Russian Classics in Russian and English: The Lady with the Dog by Anton Chekhov (Dual-Language Book) (Russian Edition) Paperback 547620 $10.00 $13.88 2010
Lady with the Little Dog and Other Stories, 1896-1904 Paperback 626094 $4.92 $1.72 2002
Chekhov: Lady with the Dog (Russian Texts) Paperback 1945158 $17.94 $13.94 1998
The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories Paperback 2374113 $9.45 $9.75 2008
The Lady With the Dog and Other Stories (The Tales of Chekhov) (Volume 3) Paperback 2499872 $4.18 $8.26 2014
The Lady with the Dog Kindle Edition 160318 $0.99 2013
The Lady with the Dog Kindle Edition 659691 $1.49 2012
The Lady With the Dog and Other Stories Kindle Edition 238635 $2.99 2012
The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories Paperback 261478 $7.17 2013
The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories Hardcover 2974027 $26.09 $32.62 2008
The Lady with the Little Dog and Other Stories, 1896-1904 (Penguin Classics) Kindle Edition 303160 $9.12 2002
The Lady with the Little Dog and Other Stories (RED) Paperback 8521597 $30.72 $3.17 2010
The Lady with the Dog. Stories, novels, plays (Russian edition) Kindle Edition 1260927 $4.10 2013
The Lady With The Dog (Illustrated Classic in Original Book 1) Kindle Edition 1616719 $2.99 2013
The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories (Dodo Press) Paperback 2756272 $8.20 $11.28 2008
The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories Hardcover 3384390 $26.96 $33.81 2006
The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories Kindle Edition 600281 $2.99 2012
Lady with the Dog and Other Stories Paperback 905530 $8.09 $8.77 2014
The Tales of Chekhov (Volume 3, The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories) Paperback 752767 $13.99 2005
The Lady With The Dog and Other Stories Kindle Edition 184274 $0.99 2015
The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories Kindle Edition 260687 2014
The Lady with the Dog Paperback 1459735 $7.38 $3.50 2012
The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories: Collectors Edition Paperback 4582840 $6.65 $8.31 2012
The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories Paperback 3022255 $7.19 $30.85 2013