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Notes from the Underground

Notes from the Underground by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Notes from the Underground (1864) is a short novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky. It is considered by many to be the world’s first existentialist novel. It presents itself as an excerpt from the rambling memoirs of a bitter, isolated, unnamed narrator (generally referred to by critics as the Underground Man) who is a retired civil servant living in St. Petersburg.

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