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Critical essays on Vladimir Nabokov

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Published by G.K. Hall in Boston, Mass .
Written in English


  • Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Edition Notes

Statement[compiled by] Phyllis A. Roth.
SeriesCritical essays on American literature
ContributionsRoth, Phyllis A.
LC ClassificationsPS3527.A15 Z67 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 242 p. ;
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3176260M
ISBN 100816186782
LC Control Number83018671

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