Laughter in the Dark (The Penguin Vladimir Nabokov Hardback Collection)

Laughter in the Dark (The Penguin Vladimir Nabokov Hardback Collection)

By: Vladimir Nabokov (author)Hardback

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In Berlin there lived a man called Albinus. He was rich, respectable and happy but one day he abandoned his wife for the sake of a youthful mistress he loved. He was not loved in return, however, and his life ended in disaster. The original Russian text of this novel was published in 1933.

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Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977) was one of the great writers of the twentieth century, as well as a translator and lepidopterist. His works include, from the Russian novels, The Luzhin Defense and The Gift; from the English novels, Lolita, Pnin, Pale Fire and Ada; the autobiographical Speak, Memory; translations of Alice in Wonderland into Russian and Eugene Onegin into English; and lectures on literature. All of the fiction and Speak, Memory are published in Penguin.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/03/2012
  • ISBN13: 9780141196954
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 272
  • ID: 9780141196954
  • weight: 326
  • ISBN10: 0141196955
  • translations: Russian

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