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Vladimir Nabokov : the Russian years / Brian Boyd.

Author/Creator:
Boyd, Brian.
Publication:
Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [c1990]. (Princeton, New Jersey : Printed in the United States of America by Princeton University Press)
Format/Description:
Book
xii, [2], 607, [3] p., [24] p. of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977 -- Biography.
Authors, Russian -- 20th century -- Biography.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Place of Publication:
United States New Jersey Princeton.
Contents:
Part I: Russia. Lody. Liberal strains: the pattern of the past; A world awakening: St. Petersburg, 1899-1904; First Revolution and First Duma: St. Petersburg, 1904-1906; Butterflies: St. Petersburg, 1906-1910; School: St. Petersburg, 1911-1914; Lover and poet: Petrograd, 1914-1917; Foretaste of exile: Crimea, 1917-1919
Part II: Europe. Sirin. Recoming Sirin: Cambridge, 1919-1922; Regrouping: Berlin, 1922-1923; Enter the muse: Berlin, 1923-1925; Scenes from emigré ligr: Berlin, 1925-1926; Ideas away: Berlin, 1927-1929; Nabokov the writer; The Defense (Zashchita Luzhina); Negative and positive: Berlin, 1929-1930; Bright desk, dark world: Berlin, 1930-1932; Distant prospects: Berlin, 1932-1934; Translation and transformation: Berlin, 1934-1937; On the move: France, 1937; The Gift (Dar); Destitute: France, 1938-1939; Searching for an exit: France, 1939-1940.
Notes:
"This book has been composed in Linotron Palatino."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has dustjacket retained.
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1990
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0691067945 (alk. paper) :
OCLC:
21037765
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