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For two decades, first at Wellesley and then at Cornell, Nabokov introduced undergraduates to the delights of great fiction. Here, collected for the first time, are his famous lectures, which include Mansfield Park, Bleak House, and Ulysses. Edited and with a Foreword by Fredson Bowers; Introduction by John Updike; illustrations.

About the Author

Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977), Russian-born poet, novelist, literary critic, translator, and essayist was awarded the National Medal for Literature for his life's work in 1973. He taught literature at Wellesley, Stanford, Cornell, and Harvard. He is the author of many works including Lolita, Pale Fire, Ada, and Speak, Memory.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780156495899
Author:
Nabokov, Vladimir
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Author:
Bowers, Fredson
Author:
Updike, John
Location:
New York
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing
Subject:
History, criticism and surveys
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Fiction
Subject:
Addresses, essays, lectures
Subject:
Semiotics & Theory
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - General
Subject:
Theory
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
30
Publication Date:
20021216
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8 x 5.31 in

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