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The defense : a novel

Author: Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov; Michael Scammell
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [1964] ©1964
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The tragic story of a chess master's disintegration in spite of his devoted wife's attempts to save him.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Russian fiction
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977.
Defense.
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1964
(OCoLC)647172403
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov; Michael Scammell
ISBN: 0399500634 9780399500633
OCLC Number: 70864043
Notes: "This work appeared originally in The New Yorker"--Title page verso.
Foreword dated and signed: Dec. 15, 1963, Vladimir Mabokov, Montreux.
Description: 256 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Zashchita Luzhina.
Responsibility: by Vladimir Nabokov ; translated by Michael Scammell in collaboration with the author.

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The tragic story of a chess master's disintegration in spite of his devoted wife's attempts to save him.

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