Look at the Harlequins! (The Penguin Vladimir Nabokov Hardback Collection)

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9780141197159: Look at the Harlequins! (The Penguin Vladimir Nabokov Hardback Collection)

HardCover. Pub Date :2012-09-06 Pages: 320 Language: English Publisher: Penguin Classics Look at the harlequins ... Play! Invent the world! Invent reality. In the final novel published in Nabokovs lifetime. this is the childhood advice given by an aunt to Russian born writer Vadim Vadimovich. who emigrates to England. then Paris. then Germany and then the US. and. now dying. reconstructs his past. He remembers Iris. his first wife. Annette his long-necked typist and Bel his daughter. as well as his own bizarre numerical nimbus syndrome.Part of a major new beautiful hardback series of the works of Vladimir Nabokov. author of Lolita and Pale Fire. in Penguin Classics.

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'Look at the harlequins ... Play! Invent the world! Invent reality.' In the final novel published in Nabokov's lifetime, this is the childhood advice given by an aunt to Russian born writer Vadim Vadimovich, who emigrates to England, then Paris, then Germany and then the US, and, now dying, reconstructs his past. He remembers Iris, his first wife, Annette his long-necked typist and Bel his daughter, as well as his own bizarre 'numerical nimbus syndrome'.

Part of a major new beautiful hardback series of the works of Vladimir Nabokov, author of Lolita and Pale Fire, in Penguin Classics.

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