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Miss Herbert : an essay in five parts

Author: Adam Thirlwell; Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov
Publisher: London : Vintage Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of Gustave Flaubert and Juliet Herbert, it is a history of loss and mistakes. This title provides a map to the imaginary country shared between writers and readers. It demonstrates a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Miscellanea
Named Person: Gustave Flaubert; Gustave Flaubert; Juliet Herbert; Gustave Flaubert; Juliet Herbert
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Thirlwell; Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov
ISBN: 9780099513223 0099513226
OCLC Number: 427609213
Language Note: Includes translation of: Mademoiselle O.
Notes: Printed tête-bêche.
Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 2007.
On the cover the author and title statements have added diacritics: Míss Herbert / Adam Thírlwełl. Mǎdemoiselle Õ.
Description: 506, 52 pages : illustrations, map, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Adam Thirlwell. Mademoiselle O / Vladimir Nabokov ; with a translation by Adam Thirlwell.

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