Faces of Hardship by Ivan Franko


Faces of Hardship is an anthology of short stories and novellas by Ukrainian writer, translator, and political activist Ivan Franko, showing the unpopular, uncomfortable, and unattractive sides of life in late 19th – early 20th century Ukraine and Russia in vivid color.

This collection includes the following works:

  • Your Own Fault
  • At the Bottom
  • The Story of a Coat
  • Two Buddies
  • To the Light!
  • Woods and Pastures
  • Little Myron
  • Stone Mason
  • Lesikha’s Family
  • Gryts’ at School
  • Good Wages