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Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977)

Author of Lolita

Includes the names: V Nabokov, V.Nabokov, Vl Nabokov, ナボコフ, V.V. Nabokov, Nabokov V.V., Nabokov-Sirine, Vladimr Nabokov, Vladmir Nabokov, Vladimir Naokov ... (see complete list), Vladmir Nabakov, Vladmir Nabokov, Vladimi Nabokov, vladimer nabokov, Vladimir Nabokov, Vladimir Nabokow, Vladamir Nabokov, Vladimir Nobokov, Vladimir Nabolov, Uladimir Nabokou, Vladimir Navokov, Wladimir Nabokov, Wladimir Nabokow, Vladimir Nabakov, 'Vladimir Nabok', VLADIMAR NABOKOV, Wladimir Nabokof, Vladimir Navokov, Vladimir Nobakov, Nabokow Vladimir, Vladimir Nabokov, NAbokov Vlaximir, Bladimir Nabokov, Vladimir Nabokov, Vladimir Nobokov, NABAKOV VLADIMIR, Vlademir Nabokov, Vladamir Nabokov, Valdimir Nabokov, Vladimir Nabokob, Vladimer Nabokov, Vladamir Nabakov, Vladimor Nabokov, V.V. ナボコフ, Vladimiir Nabokov, Validimir Nabokov, Vladiimir Nabokov, Vladirmir Nabokov, Władimir Nabokov, Nabokov Valadimer, Vlkadimir Nabokov, Vladimirh Nabokov, Vladimir Nabokoff, Vladimir) (Nabokov, Vladímir Navòkov, В. Набоков, Набоков В., am Vladimir Nabokov, Vladimir V. Nabokov, Vladimiras Nabokovas, В.В. Набоков, Vladimir Nabokov e.a., Набоков В.В., Vladimir Nabokov-Sirin, Vladimar Nabokov-Sirin, Nabokov-Sirine Vladimir, ולדימיר נבוקוב, Vladimir Nabokoff [Nabokov], By (author) Vladimir Nabokov, VladimirVladimirovichNabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich Naokov, ולדימיר נאבוקוב, ולדימיר נאבוקוב, Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, ウラジミール ナボコフ, ולאדימיר נאבוקוב, В. Сирин (Набоков), Vladīmir Vladimirovich Nabokov, Владимир Набоков, Vladiimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, Владимир Набоков, ウラジーミル ナボコフ, Wladimir Wladimirowitsch Nabokow, В.В. Набоков-Сирин, ウラジミ-ル・ナボコフ, ウラジーミル・ナボコフ, ウラジミール・ナボコフ, Vladimir Vladimir; Nabakov Nabokov, Vladˆimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, ウラジミール・V. ナボコフ, Набоков В. (Vladimir Nabokov), Michael Vladimir; Scammell Nabokov, tr., Vladimir Nabokov; Introduction Richard Rorty, LOUIS BEGLEY (INTRODUCTION) VLADIMIR NABOKOV, Vladimir Nobokov and edited by Fredson Bowers, Fredson (ed. Vladimir; Bowers Nabokov, & Intro.), В.) Владимир (Сирин Набоков, Ecrivain Vladimir Nabokov, Union Soviétique, Eta, Наб Владимир Владимирович, Владимир Владимирович Набо, ולדימיר ולדימירוביץ נבוקוב, ウラジーミル・ウラジーミロヴィチ・ナボコ

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Vladimir Vladimirovich Nobokov was born April 22, 1899 in St. Petersburg, Russia to a wealthy family. He attended Trinity College, Cambridge. When he left Russia, he moved to Paris and eventually to the United States in 1940. He taught at Wellesley College and Cornell University. Nobokov is revered as one of the great American novelists of the 20th Century. Before he moved to the United States, he wrote under the pseudonym Vladimir Serin. Among those titles, were Mashenka, his first novel and Invitation to a Beheading. The first book he wrote in English was The Real Life of Sebastian Knight. He is best know for his work Lolita which was made into a movie in 1962. In addition to novels, he also wrote poetry and short stories. He was a finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction seven times, but never won it. Nabokov died July 2, 1977.
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Note that Nabokov/Sirin published two works called Соглядатай 'The spy': a novella first published in the émigré journal Sovremennye zapiski in 1930 and translated into English as The Eye, and a story collection including the novella published as a book in Paris in 1938. The latter has recently been republished by the Russian company Azbuka as Совершенство 'Perfection,' the name of one of the stories. If there are any LT copies of the 1938 collection, they should be combined with Совершенство [Sovershenstvo].

Lolita 28,887 copies, 516 reviews
Pale Fire 7,163 copies, 127 reviews
Pnin 3,914 copies, 75 reviews
Ada, or Ardor: A Family Chronicle 3,683 copies, 63 reviews
Invitation to a Beheading 2,623 copies, 46 reviews
The Annotated Lolita 2,181 copies, 43 reviews
The Stories of Vladimir Nabokov 1,930 copies, 10 reviews
Laughter in the Dark (Translator, some editions) 1,723 copies, 31 reviews
Despair 1,614 copies, 28 reviews
The Defense 1,586 copies, 33 reviews
Bend Sinister 1,543 copies, 23 reviews
King, Queen, Knave 1,383 copies, 18 reviews
Lectures on Literature 1,218 copies, 12 reviews
The Real Life of Sebastian Knight 1,192 copies, 18 reviews
The Gift 1,145 copies, 8 reviews
Glory 1,050 copies, 9 reviews
Mary 960 copies, 16 reviews
Transparent Things 867 copies, 17 reviews
The eye 714 copies, 22 reviews
The Enchanter 685 copies, 15 reviews
Look at the Harlequins! 587 copies, 10 reviews
The Original of Laura 525 copies, 12 reviews
Nabokov's Dozen (Author; Translator) 499 copies, 2 reviews
Edward Albee's Lolita (Original novel) 475 copies, 3 reviews
Strong Opinions 456 copies, 5 reviews
Nikolai Gogol 384 copies, 5 reviews
Lectures on Don Quixote 294 copies, 4 reviews
Letters to Véra 141 copies, 1 review
Lolita: A Screenplay 136 copies, 2 reviews
Nabokov's Quartet 131 copies, 3 reviews
Cloud, Castle, Lake 127 copies, 1 review
Verses and Versions (Editor) 125 copies
The Portable Nabokov 105 copies, 1 review
Lolita [1962 film] (Screenwriter) 99 copies, 4 reviews
The Tragedy of Mister Morn 86 copies, 1 review
Terra Incognita 67 copies, 1 review
La Vénitienne et autres nouvelles (Author) 60 copies, 2 reviews
Selected Poems 52 copies, 1 review
Lance 48 copies, 1 review
Vintage Nabokov 43 copies
Collected Poems 41 copies, 1 review
Alphabet in Color 40 copies, 1 review
Ultima Thule 23 copies
Mademoiselle O 17 copies
Het scheermes 17 copies, 1 review
Verhalen. 2 14 copies
Стихотворения 13 copies, 1 review
Verhalen. 1 13 copies
A Guide to Berlin [short story] (Translator, some editions) 10 copies
Gedichten 10 copies
Nouvelles complètes 9 copies, 1 review
Bruits 9 copies
Poems 8 copies
Nine stories 7 copies
Dostojevski 7 copies
Lolita. 1 6 copies
Lolita. 2 6 copies
Solgun Ates 5 copies
Eerste liefde 5 copies
Pisma k Vere 4 copies
Стихи 3 copies
Нежить: Рассказ 2 copies, 1 review
Пьесы 2 copies
Tamte brzegi 2 copies
My English Education 2 copies, 1 review
Opowiadania 2 copies
Stikhi 1 copy
Splendor 1 copy
Povídky 1 copy
תפארת 1 copy
מרי 1 copy
פנין 1 copy
ייאוש 1 copy
Yunost 1 copy
Mashen'ka 1 copy
Pesy 1 copy
Jeu de hasard 1 copy, 1 review
Izbrannoe 1 copy
Théâtre 1 copy
Het woord 1 copy
De haven 1 copy
De autoweg 1 copy
Kerstmis 1 copy
De swaluw 1 copy
Tamara 1 copy
Exile 1 copy
Pnin's Day 1 copy
Colette 1 copy
A Poem 1 copy
Обида 1 copy
Cinnet 1 copy
ייאוש 1 copy
Stories 1 copy
Vörnin 1 copy
Der Zauberer : Erzählung 1 copy, 1 review
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Translator, some editions) 22,623 copies, 426 reviews
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Introduction, some editions) 15,312 copies, 291 reviews
Bleak House (Contributor, some editions) 12,302 copies, 227 reviews
Eugene Onegin (Translator, some editions) 3,992 copies, 59 reviews
A Hero of Our Time (Afterword, some editions; Translator, some editions) 3,378 copies, 56 reviews
The Best American Short Stories of the Century (Contributor) 1,455 copies, 9 reviews
My Mistress's Sparrow Is Dead (Contributor) 716 copies, 19 reviews
The Best American Essays of the Century (Contributor) 692 copies, 4 reviews
The 40s: The Story of a Decade (Contributor) 227 copies, 4 reviews
Christmas Stories 218 copies, 1 review
The Song of Igor's Campaign (Translator, some editions; Translator, some editions) 169 copies, 3 reviews
Poets of World War II (Contributor) 122 copies, 2 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Modern Ghost Stories (Contributor) 118 copies, 4 reviews
The Big Book of Classic Fantasy (Contributor) 117 copies, 3 reviews
Bedtime Stories (Everyman's Pocket Classics) (Contributor) 104 copies, 3 reviews
Magical Realist Fiction: An Anthology (Contributor) 97 copies, 1 review
Eugene Onegin: A Novel in Verse, Vol. 2; Commentary and Index (Translator, some editions) 91 copies, 3 reviews
American Fantastic Tales: Boxed Set (Contributor) 88 copies, 2 reviews
Stories from The New Yorker, 1950 to 1960 (Contributor) 68 copies, 2 reviews
Great Spy Stories From Fiction (Contributor, some editions) 68 copies
The Ecco Book of Christmas Stories (Contributor) 66 copies, 2 reviews
The Big Book of Modern Fantasy (Contributor) 57 copies, 1 review
Partisan Review: The 50th Anniversary Edition (Contributor) 34 copies, 1 review
Beach : Stories by the Sand and Sea (Contributor) 28 copies, 1 review
The Seventh Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories (Contributor) 27 copies, 1 review
Escape: Stories of Getting Away (Contributor) 26 copies
Lolita [1997 film] (Original book) 26 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 1944 (Contributor) 16 copies
Despair [1978 film] (Original book) 9 copies, 2 reviews
Russland das große Lesebuch (Contributor) 2 copies
Stories of the Macabre (Contributor) 1 copy

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Note that Nabokov/Sirin published two works called Соглядатай 'The spy': a novella first published in the émigré journal Sovremennye zapiski in 1930 and translated into English as The Eye, and a story collection including the novella published as a book in Paris in 1938. The latter has recently been republished by the Russian company Azbuka as Совершенство 'Perfection,' the name of one of the stories. If there are any LT copies of the 1938 collection, they should be combined with Совершенство [Sovershenstvo].

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