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Bartleby the Scrivener is narrated in the first person by the lawyer who hires him at his practice on Wall Street.
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While it is true that Bartleby says that he has limited by his eyesight, the reality is he is gradually withdrawing and continues to "prefer not to" regardless of what the task. The attorney tries to understand, but the walls which Bartleby faces...