The Gentleman from San Francisco is one of the most famous stories of the great Russian writer Ivan Alekseevich Bunin (1870-1953). A wealthy entrepreneur wants to go on a world tour. He lives in anticipation of the variety of pleasures that money can buy.
Other outstanding works of the author are Pines, Voloshin, Dawn All Night, Shadow of a Bird, To the End of the World, Island of Sirens, Dark Alleys and First Love.
One of the most prominent representatives of the Russian Diaspora, Ivan Alekseevich Bunin, recreated the tragic past of Russia and elevated romantic love in prose.