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Gorky, Maxim

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡɔːki
 
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Definition of Gorky, Maxim in English:

( 1868–1936), Russian writer and revolutionary; pseudonym of Aleksei Maksimovich Peshkov. His best-known works include the play The Lower Depths (1901) and his autobiographical trilogy (1915–23).

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