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Speak, Memory: An Autobiography Revised

Book Description
Amazon.com Review: The late Vladimir Nabokov always did things his way, and his classic autobiography is no exception. No dry recital of dates, names, and addresses for this linguistic magician--instead, Speak, Memory is a succession of lapidary episodes, in which the factoids play second fiddle to the development of Nabokov's sensibility. There is, to be sure, an impressionistic whirl through th... More
Book Information
PublisherG.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
BindingHardcover (39 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date/1966
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About Vladimir Nabokov (Author) : Vladimir Nabokov is a published author and a translator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Vladimir Nabokov include Pale Fire, Speak, memory: an autobiography revisited, Dr. Jekyll ... more
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8/29/2009 Jennifer Knox said: Perfect prose, carefully constructed memories. Nabokov gives nonfiction readers a lot to digest, every piece of prose as delectable as the last.
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