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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, Vladmir Nabokov, Vladmir Nabokov, Vladimi Nabokov ... (see complete list), Vladimr Nabokov, Vladimir Naokov, Vladmir Nabakov, vladimer nabokov, Vladimir Nabolov, Wladimir Nabokov, Vladamir Nabokov, NABAKOV VLADIMIR, Vladimir Nabokow, Vladimir Nobokov, Vladimir Nabokov, Uladimir Nabokou, Vladimir Navokov, Wladimir Nabokow, Bladimir Nabokov, Vladimir Nabakov, Vladimir Nabokov, Wladimir Nabokof, Nabokow Vladimir, Vladimir Nobakov, 'Vladimir Nabok', VLADIMAR NABOKOV, NAbokov Vlaximir, Vladimir Nabokov, Vladimer Nabokov, Vlademir Nabokov, Vladamir Nabakov, Vladamir Nabokov, Vladimir Nabokob, Vladimor Nabokov, Vladimiir Nabokov, Validimir Nabokov, Vlkadimir Nabokov, V.V. ナボコフ, Vladimirh Nabokov, Nabokov Valadimer, Vladiimir Nabokov, Vladimir Nabokoff, Władimir Nabokov, Vladirmir Nabokov, Vladímir Navòkov, В. Набоков, Vladimir) (Nabokov, Набоков В., 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, VladimirVladimirovichNabokov, ולדימיר נאבוקוב, ולדימיר נאבוקוב, Vladimir Vladimirovich Naokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, Vladīmir Vladimirovich Nabokov, ולאדימיר נאבוקוב, Владимир Набоков, ウラジーミル ナボコフ, В. Сирин (Набоков), Vladiimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, Владимир Набоков, ウラジミール ナボコフ, Wladimir Wladimirowitsch Nabokow, В.В. Набоков-Сирин, ウラジーミル・ナボコフ, ウラジミール・ナボコフ, ウラジミ-ル・ナボコフ, ウラジミール・V. ナボコフ, Vladˆimir Vladimirovich Nabokov, Набоков В. (Vladimir Nabokov), В.) Владимир (Сирин Набоков, 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. — biography from Lolita… (more)
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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 30,393 copies, 536 reviews
Pale Fire 7,551 copies, 130 reviews
Pnin 4,076 copies, 79 reviews
Ada, or Ardor: A Family Chronicle 3,862 copies, 63 reviews
Invitation to a Beheading 2,754 copies, 49 reviews
The Annotated Lolita 2,247 copies, 43 reviews
The Stories of Vladimir Nabokov 2,024 copies, 10 reviews
Laughter in the Dark (Translator, some editions) 1,813 copies, 34 reviews
Despair 1,714 copies, 31 reviews
The Defense (Author) 1,669 copies, 35 reviews
Bend Sinister 1,609 copies, 24 reviews
King, Queen, Knave 1,438 copies, 19 reviews
Lectures on Literature 1,287 copies, 12 reviews
The Real Life of Sebastian Knight 1,247 copies, 18 reviews
The Gift 1,216 copies, 8 reviews
Glory 1,098 copies, 9 reviews
Mary 1,022 copies, 18 reviews
Transparent Things 915 copies, 17 reviews
Lectures on Russian literature 769 copies, 7 reviews
The Eye 754 copies, 22 reviews
The Enchanter 717 copies, 20 reviews
Look at the Harlequins! 619 copies, 11 reviews
The Original of Laura 552 copies, 12 reviews
Nabokov's Dozen (Author; Translator) 514 copies, 2 reviews
Strong Opinions 481 copies, 7 reviews
Nikolai Gogol 411 copies, 5 reviews
Lectures on Don Quixote 318 copies, 4 reviews
Letters to Véra 159 copies, 1 review
Lolita: A Screenplay 142 copies, 2 reviews
Cloud, Castle, Lake 134 copies, 1 review
Nabokov's Quartet 133 copies, 3 reviews
Verses and Versions (Editor) 130 copies
Lolita [1962 film] (Screenwriter) 118 copies, 5 reviews
The Portable Nabokov 110 copies, 1 review
The Tragedy of Mister Morn 100 copies, 1 review
Terra Incognita 74 copies, 2 reviews
Lance 67 copies, 1 review
La Vénitienne et autres nouvelles (Author) 64 copies, 2 reviews
Selected Poems 61 copies, 1 review
Collected Poems 45 copies, 1 review
Vintage Nabokov 42 copies
Alphabet in Color 41 copies, 1 review
Ultima Thule 23 copies
Mademoiselle O 19 copies
Het scheermes 17 copies, 1 review
Verhalen. 1 15 copies
Verhalen. 2 14 copies
Стихотворения 13 copies, 1 review
A Guide to Berlin [short story] (Translator, some editions) 11 copies
Nouvelles complètes 10 copies, 1 review
Gedichten 10 copies
Bruits 9 copies
Poems 9 copies
Dostojevski 7 copies
Solgun Ates 7 copies
Nine stories 7 copies
Lolita. 1 6 copies
Lolita. 2 6 copies
First Love 5 copies
Pisma k Vere 4 copies
Стихи 3 copies
My English Education 2 copies, 1 review
Нежить: Рассказ 2 copies, 1 review
Пьесы 2 copies
Tamte brzegi 2 copies
Opowiadania 2 copies
Mashen'ka 2 copies
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Splendor 2 copies
פנין 1 copy
תפארת 1 copy
מרי 1 copy
Het woord 1 copy
ייאוש 1 copy
Kerstmis 1 copy
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Pesy 1 copy
De swaluw 1 copy
Povídky 1 copy
Volshebnik 1 copy
Oko 1 copy
PNINI 1 copy
Yunost 1 copy
De autoweg 1 copy
Vörnin 1 copy
Stories 1 copy
A Poem 1 copy
Der Zauberer : Erzählung 1 copy, 1 review
Cinnet 1 copy
ייאוש 1 copy
Colette 1 copy
Théâtre 1 copy
Tamara 1 copy
Izbrannoe 1 copy
Jeu de hasard 1 copy, 1 review
Pnin's Day 1 copy
Exile 1 copy
Обида 1 copy
Rozpacz 1 copy
De haven 1 copy
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Translator, some editions) 25,035 copies, 454 reviews
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Introduction, some editions) 16,309 copies, 304 reviews
Bleak House (Contributor, some editions) 13,032 copies, 241 reviews
The Metamorphosis (Introduction, some editions) 11,447 copies, 189 reviews
Eugene Onegin (Translator, some editions) 4,265 copies, 66 reviews
A Hero of Our Time (Afterword, some editions; Translator, some editions) 3,581 copies, 58 reviews
The Best American Short Stories of the Century (Contributor) 1,514 copies, 10 reviews
My Mistress's Sparrow Is Dead (Contributor) 743 copies, 19 reviews
The Best American Essays of the Century (Contributor) 736 copies, 4 reviews
Edward Albee's Lolita (Author) 475 copies, 3 reviews
The 40s: The Story of a Decade (Contributor) 256 copies, 4 reviews
Christmas Stories 236 copies, 1 review
The Song of Igor's Campaign (Translator, some editions; Translator, some editions) 177 copies, 3 reviews
The Big Book of Classic Fantasy (Contributor) 141 copies, 3 reviews
Poets of World War II (Contributor) 130 copies, 2 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Modern Ghost Stories (Contributor) 126 copies, 4 reviews
Bedtime Stories (Everyman's Pocket Classics) (Contributor) 116 copies, 4 reviews
Magical Realist Fiction: An Anthology (Contributor) 106 copies, 1 review
Eugene Onegin: A Novel in Verse, Vol. 2; Commentary and Index (Translator, some editions) 98 copies, 3 reviews
American Fantastic Tales: Boxed Set (Contributor) 90 copies, 2 reviews
The Big Book of Modern Fantasy (Contributor) 82 copies, 1 review
Great Spy Stories From Fiction (Contributor, some editions) 71 copies
The Ecco Book of Christmas Stories (Contributor) 71 copies, 2 reviews
Stories from The New Yorker, 1950 to 1960 (Contributor) 69 copies, 2 reviews
Partisan Review: The 50th Anniversary Edition (Contributor) 34 copies, 1 review
Lolita [1997 film] (Original book) 33 copies, 2 reviews
Beach : Stories by the Sand and Sea (Contributor) 30 copies, 1 review
The Seventh Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories (Contributor) 29 copies, 1 review
Escape: Stories of Getting Away (Contributor) 26 copies
Studies in Fiction (Contributor) 22 copies, 1 review
Love Stories (Contributor) 18 copies
The Best American Short Stories 1944 (Contributor) 18 copies
Story to Anti-Story (Contributor) 13 copies
Despair [1978 film] (Original book) 11 copies, 3 reviews
The Playboy Book of Short Stories (Contributor) 11 copies
Russland das große Lesebuch (Contributor) 2 copies
Enjoying Stories (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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