A clearly written, insightful study of Nabokov the novelist, providing an expert analysis of the 17 novels he wrote during a career spanning more than 50 years: one of the most impressive, challenging, and controversial literary achievements of our time.
About the Author
DAVID RAMPTON is professor of English at the University of Ottawa, Canada. His publications include Vladimir Nabokov: A Critical Study of the Novels (1984), Prose Models (co-edited, 3rd edition, 1997), Short Fiction (co-edited, 2nd edition, 2005), and William Faulkner: A Literary Life (2008).
Table of Contents
Preface and Acknowledgments Introduction Early Russian Fiction Russian Fiction: 1929-31 Major Nabokov: Three Russian Masterpieces New Beginnings Major Nabokov: Three American Masterpieces Late Nabokov Conclusion Notes Index