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Where was the bet published?

The Bet (short story)
"The Bet"
Country Russian Empire
Language Russian
Published in Novoye Vremya
Publisher Adolf Marks (1901)

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Also know, when was the bet published?

January 14, 1889

Similarly, where were the banker and lawyer when the bet was made? As a condition of the bet he made with the banker, the lawyer has to live in captivity in the banker's garden house for fifteen years.

Beside above, who wrote the bet?

Anton Chekhov

What is the moral of the story of the bet?

The main moral of the "The Bet" concerns the shallowness of material wealth, as one who is internally rich is not wishing for anything. A secondary theme is about the death penalty; life imprisonment is portrayed as the better option to death, as the person has the time to develop character.

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