Lectures on Literature-9780156027755

Lectures on Literature

by Vladimir Nabokov, Fredson Bowers and John Updike

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780156027755
  • ISBN-10: 0156027755
  • Pages: 416
  • Publication Date: 12/16/2002
  • Carton Quantity: 24

About the book

For two decades, first at Wellesley and then at Cornell, Nabokov introduced undergraduates to the delights of great fiction. Here, collected for the first time, are his famous lectures, which include Mansfield Park, Bleak House, and Ulysses. Edited and with a Foreword by Fredson Bowers; Introduction by John Updike; illustrations.

About the author
Vladimir Nabokov

Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977), Russian-born poet, novelist, literary critic, translator, and essayist was awarded the National Medal for Literature for his life's work in 1973. He taught literature at Wellesley, Stanford, Cornell, and Harvard. He is the author of many works including Lolita, Pale Fire, Ada, and Speak, Memory.