Nabokov's Butterflies

Nabokov's Butterflies

Nabokov, Vladimir [Nabokov, Dmitri: New Translations from the Russian]

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Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Beacon Press
Date Published: 2000
Edition: First Edition, First Printing
Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fine
Book Id: 674

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A Fine copy of the first edition, first printing (slight surface rubbing to the spine tail corners), in a Fine dust jacket, presenting new translations from the original Russian by Vladimir Nabokov's son Dmitri Nabokov, edited and annotated by Brian Boyd and Robert Michael Pyle. Novelist, Poet, Translator, and Entomologist Vladimir Nabokov also was an expert lepidopterist. This volume contains an array of novel selections, stories, poems, autobiography, criticism, lectures, letters, and other writings by Nabokov, along with drawings by Nabokov and photographs of him in the field. This wealth of material, gathered here which Nabokov's son Dmitri described as a book that would have "warmed the cockles of Father's heart." A Fine copy of these materials which together present a wonderful amalgam of Literature and Lepidoptera. A Fine copy. [Please Note: This is a heavy book and the buyer's shipping cost may exceed that quoted by this site.]


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