❃ [EPUB] ✻ Speak, Memory By Vladimir Nabokov ➜ – Heartforum.co.uk From one of the th century s great writers comes one of the finest autobiographies of our time Speak, Memory, first published in as Conclusive Evidence and then assiduously revised in , is an elegant From one of the th century s great writers comes one of the finest autobiographies of our time Speak, Memory, first published inas Conclusive Evidence and then assiduously revised in , is an elegant and rich evocation of Nabokov s life and times, even as it offers incisive insights into his major works, including Lolita, Pnin, Despair, The Gift, The Real Life of Sebastian Knight, and The Luhzin DefenseOne of the th century s master prose stylists, Vladimir Nabokov was born in St Petersburg inHe studied French and Russian literature at Trinity College, Cambridge, then lived in Berlin and Paris, where he launched a brilliant literary career Inhe moved to the United States, and achieved renown as a novelist, poet, critic, and translator He taught literature at Wellesley, Stanford, Cornell, and Harvard Inhe moved to Montreux, Switzerland, where he died in.
RussianVladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, also known by the pen name Vladimir Sirin, was a Russian American novelist Nabokov wrote his first nine novels in Russian, then rose to international prominence as a master English prose stylist He also made significant contributions to lepidoptery, and had a big interest in chess problemsNabokov s Lolita is frequently cited as his most important novel, and is at any rate his most widely known one, exhibiting the love of intricate wordplay and descriptive detail that characterized all his worksLolita was ranked fourth in the list of the Modern Library Best Novels Pale Fire was ranked rd on the same list, and his memoir, Speak, Memory , was listed eighth on the publisher s list of the th century s greatest nonfiction He was also a finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction seven times.
- 255 pages
- Speak, Memory
- Vladimir Nabokov
- 22 May 2018 Vladimir Nabokov