Anna Karenina Part 7, Chapter 4 Summary

Leo Tolstoy

Part 7, Chapter 4 Summary

Kitty’s older sister Natalia is married to Lvov. Just a year before, he left the diplomatic service and was transferred to the department of the court so he could ensure his sons the best possible education. There was no unpleasantness when he left. Lvov never has any unpleasantness with anyone. He is a refined and rather delicate gentleman, and his glistening silver hair gives him an aristocratic appearance. Though the two men are nothing alike in their habits and views and Lvov is older than Levin, the two men saw each other often over the winter and like one another very much.

Levin’s brother-in-law greets him warmly and the men talk politics for a bit, and then Levin shares his discussion with Metrov and the...

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