Lectures on Literature
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982 - 385 sider
For two decades, first at Wellesley and then at Cornell, Nabokov introduced undergraduates to the delights of great fiction. Here, collected for the first time, are his famous lectures, which include Mansfield Park, Bleak House, and Ulysses. Edited and with a Foreword by Fredson Bowers; Introduction by John Updike; illustrations.
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LibraryThing ReviewBrugeranmeldelse - Eoin - LibraryThing
If you ever wanted to know what a scholar who can write with depth and immediacy about masterpieces has to say, this is the one. Sip or gulp, this book can be read in minute segments or holus bolus and much can be gained. Worth it. Læs hele anmeldelsen
LibraryThing ReviewBrugeranmeldelse - wonderperson - LibraryThing
Read this book to hear Nabokov's opinions on Dotsoevski and Gogol who he hates, and for his exact detailed analysis of Tolstoy's Anna Karenin. This guy knows his onions but whether hating the above is ... Læs hele anmeldelsen