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Collected poems Nabokov S Masterly Collected Poems Span The Decades Of His Career, From Music , Written In 1914, To The Short, Playful To Vera , Composed In 1974 The University Poem , One Of Nabokov S Major Poetic Works, Is Here In English For The First Time An Extraordinary Autobiographical Poem Looking Back At His Time At Cambridge, With Its Dinners, Girls And Memories, It Is Suffused With Rich Description, Wit And Verbal Dexterity Included Too Are The Surreally Comic A Literary Dinner , The Enchanting, Eve , The Wryly Humorous An Evening Of Russian Poetry And A Meditation On The Act Of Creation, Tolstoy , As Well As Verse Written On America, Lepidoptery, Sport, Love And Nabokov S Russian Homeland.

About the Author: Vladimir Nabokov

.Vladimir 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 problems.Nabokov s Lolita 1955 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 works.Lolita was ranked fourth in the list of the Modern Library 100 Best Novels Pale Fire 1962 was ranked 53rd on the same list, and his memoir, Speak, Memory 1951 , was listed eighth on the publisher s list of the 20th century s greatest nonfiction He was also a finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction seven times.

10 thoughts on “Collected poems

  1. says:

    Dit is de definitieve collectie van de verzamelde gedichten De nieuwe uitgave bij Koppernik, knap vertaald door Huub Beurskens, is hierop gebaseerd Ik las de twee edities naast elkaar, er zijn enkele subtiele verschillen, in het bijzonder de noten achterin deze editie zijn uitgebreider en meer ged

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    Mijn recensie staat hier

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    3 1 2 ster

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    So far I ve just read the English poems, most of them were splendid I really do enjoy reading them to myself in bed Notable That s a good thing, it s not depressing They re very sonorous, yet they do lack a bit of immersion What they re not lacking at all is wit Also notable I m n...

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    A mixed bag technically and thematically speaking and also to this inexpert eye in terms of quality The signature characteristics of Nabokov s prose are also evident in his verse, for better and worse Consequently, it is necessary to work through a certain amount of pretentiousness, self pity and what we might politely call idea

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    For me the translation ruined the poetry, I guess the Russian poems should be read in its native language The poems which were written in English were brilliant so I wonder if I should read this book in Russian and get the whole experience.Lately, I discovered that you can t translate poetry you nee...

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    Definitely a favourite

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    Nabokov pledged himself, in both English and Russian, to simplicity in poetry In Nikolay Gogol Nabokov gives a matured insight into the purpose of poetry as the mysteries of the irrational as perceived through rational words This philosophy contributed to his poetic works being so clear, concise, pure, well structured, controlled and harmonious during

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    My god, I m truly soaring to lofty heights of pretentiousness reading a collection of Poems by Nabokov But, what can I say, I enjoyed it I read it in three sittings, taking care to read slowly, but not necessarily rereading or spending too much time examining the rhymes or the structure So I think it will benefit from another reading at some point in the future, possi

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