Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy: September 1828 – November 1910 was a Russian writer who primarily wrote novels & short stories. Anton Pavlovich Chekhov: January 29 1860 – 15 July 1904 was a Russian physician, dramatist and author.
My favorite night stand book. The Prophet is a book of 26 prose poetry essays written in English by the Lebanese artist, philosopher and writer Kahlil Gibran. It was originally published in 1923 by Alfred A. It is Gibran's best known work.