Nabokov's Invitation to a Beheading : A Critical Companion

Nabokov's Invitation to a Beheading : A Critical Companion

by Julian W. Connolly
     
 

ISBN-10: 081011271X

ISBN-13: 9780810112711

Pub. Date: 09/15/1997

Publisher: Northwestern University Press

In an unnamed dream country, Cincinnatus C. is condemned to death by beheading for "gnostical turpitude", an imaginary crime that defies definition. After spending his last days in jail, he simply wills his executioners out of existence.

Overview

In an unnamed dream country, Cincinnatus C. is condemned to death by beheading for "gnostical turpitude", an imaginary crime that defies definition. After spending his last days in jail, he simply wills his executioners out of existence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810112711
Publisher:
Northwestern University Press
Publication date:
09/15/1997
Series:
AATSEEL Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
193
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.90(d)

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