The Steppe and Other Stories, 1887-1891
Publish date: December 31st 2001
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
IntroductionFurther ReadingChronologyNote on TextPatronymics--The Steppe--Panpipes--The Kiss--Verochka--The Name-day Party--A Dreary Story--Gusev--The DuelPublishing History and Notes
Insignificant, I know, but my copy - in Romanian translation - has 500+ pages, so it probably contains different or at least more stories. The Steppe is obviously the best known, the longest and the most acclaimed. I wasn't blown by it; I'm not much of a fan when it comes to describing landscapes, b...