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The Nabokov-Wilson Letters 1940-1971.

Literary Letters] Nabokov, Vladimir and Edmund Wilson.

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ISBN 10: 0060122625 / ISBN 13: 9780060122621
Published by Harper & Row, New York, 1979
From Gregor Rare Books (Langley, WA, U.S.A.)

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A Fine tight copy in a Fine bright, price-clipped dust jacket. Printed errata slip laid-in. This collection of 264 letters between the Russian novelist Vladimir Nabokov and the American literary critic Edmund Wilson date back from the summer of 1940 to the spring of 1958 with a few written as late as 1971. The editor provides an illuminating introduction as well as a running commentary providing background and context the aids the reader in understanding the remarkable friendship these to literary giants had for each other and the sources of their eventual estrangement. Bookseller Inventory # 23652

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Title: The Nabokov-Wilson Letters 1940-1971.

Publisher: Harper & Row, New York

Publication Date: 1979

Edition: First Printing of the First US Edition

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Edited, annotated and with an introductory essay by Simon Karlinsky. A quarter century of intimate and intellectual correspondence between Nabokov and critic Edmund Wilson, prior to their notorious feud.

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