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The Lady With the Dog | Study Guide

Anton Chekhov

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Overview

Author

Anton Chekhov

Year Published

1899

Type

Short Story

Genre

Fiction

Perspective and Narrator

An omniscient narrator tells of Dmitri Dmitritch Gurov's affair with Anna Sergeyevna in "The Lady with the Dog."

Tense

The story "The Lady with the Dog" is told in the past tense.

About the Title

The title character of "The Lady with the Dog" is Anna Sergeyevna Von Diderits, and when Dmitri Dmitritch Gurov notices her, she is walking a dog. As no one in Yalta knows who she is, she is simply referred to as "the lady with the dog."

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