Mr Nabokov's Blues

Valentine Cunningham explores the life and work of Vladimir Nabokov, author of `Lolita', `Pale Fire' and `Speak, Memory', among many other formally inventive works in both Russian and English.

Contributors include Nabokov's son Dmitri, biographer Brian Boyd, former student Alfred Appel, and writers Martin Amis and Joyce Carol Oates.

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Valentine Cunningham explores the life and work of Vladimir Nabokov, author of `Lolita', `Pale Fire' and `Speak, Memory', among many other formally inventive works in both Russian and English.

Contributors include Nabokov's son Dmitri, biographer Brian Boyd, former student Alfred Appel, and writers Martin Amis and Joyce Carol Oates.