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Calculated Marriage, a (1884) [Short Story]
by Anton Chekhov Rating: Weighted - 6.7 / Average - 6.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Subtitled "A Novel in Two Parts." An absurd misunderstanding at a wedding reception causes tension between the host families and their guests.

Originally published in Razvlecheniye No. 43, 1884.

Original title: Брак по расчёту
Alternative titles: Marriage for Money
Original languages: Russian


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumor
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     St. Peterís Day and Other Tales (1959) [Collection]
      Author: Anton Chekhov
     Russian Comic Fiction (1970) [Anthology]
      Authors: Fyodor Dostoevsky , Anton Chekhov , Leo Tolstoy , Nikolai Gogol , Ivan Krylov , Mikhail Saltykov

Edition #1: A Calculated Marriage

A Calculated Marriage (1970)
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Included in:
Russian Comic Fiction (New York: Signet Classics, 1970)

Language: English

Translated by: Guy Daniels
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Edition #2: Marriage for Money

Marriage for Money (1959)
Edition Details:

Included in:
St. Peter's Day and Other Tales (New York: G. P. Putnam's, 1959)

Language: English

Translated by: Frances H. Jones
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