My Life: Novella Summary
Anton Chekhov

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My Life: Novella Overview

Anton Chekhov’s short novel My Life tells the tale of how a young nobleman, Misail Poloznev, abandons his rank and title to become a common laborer. It is told through first person narration from Misail’s point of view. The novel takes place in an unnamed Russian town. Chekhov tackles, among others, themes of corruption, family, and shame.

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