Mary (Great Loves) ebook
by Vladimir Nabokov
Translated from the Russian. by Michael Glenny in collaboration with the Author. There she would read tattered German books or look through her late husband’s papers, whose contents she understood not a whit
Translated from the Russian. Having recalled intrigues of former years, having recalled a former love. There she would read tattered German books or look through her late husband’s papers, whose contents she understood not a whit. The only other person to go into her room was Podtyagin, who would stroke her affectionate black dachshund, tickle its ears and the wart on its hoary muzzle, and try to make the dog sit up and proffer its crooked paw.
Mary is the story of Lev Glebovich Ganin, a Russian emigre and former White Guard Officer displaced by the Russian Revolution.
Mary is the story of Lev Glebovich Ganin, a Russian émigré and former White Guard Officer displaced by the Russian Revolution
Книга: Vladimir Nabokov Mary. Серия: "Penguin Great Loves". After the great financial success of Lolita, Nabokov was able to return to Europe and devote himself exclusively to writing.
Книга: Vladimir Nabokov Mary. Alone in his room in a dirty Berlin pension, Ganin reminisces about Mary, his first love. United by the theme of love, the writings in the Great Loves series span over two thousand years and vastly different worlds. His son had obtained a position as an operatic bass at Reggio Emilia.
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Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977) was born in St Petersburg.
Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction. Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977) was born in St Petersburg. He wrote his first literary works in Russian, but rose to international prominence as a masterly prose stylist for the novels he composed in English, most famously, Lolita.
Translated from the Russian. having recalled a former love. I settled for Mary, which seemed to match best the neutral simplicity of the Russian title name. The Russian title of the present novel, Mashenka, a secondary diminutive of Maria, defies rational transliteration (the accent is on the first syllable with the a pronounced as in ask and a palatalized n as in mignon ). Mashenka was my first novel. I started working on it in Berlin, soon after my marriage in the spring of 1925.
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Mary Электронная библиотека e-libra. Pushkin Translated from the Russian by Michael Glenny in collaboration with the Author 1 ‘Lev Glevo. Lev Glebovich? A name like that’s enough to twist your tongue off, my dear fellow. ‘Yes, it is,’ Ganin agreed somewhat coldly, trying to make out the face of his interlocutor in the unexpected darkness. He was annoyed by the absurd situation in which.
Mary is a gripping tale of youth, first love, and nostalgia-Nabokov’s first novel
Author: Vladimir Nabokov. Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd, 2007. Mary is a gripping tale of youth, first love, and nostalgia-Nabokov’s first novel. In a Berlin rooming house filled with an assortment of seriocomic Russian ?migr?s, Lev Ganin, a vigorous young officer poised between his past and his future, relives his first love affair. His memories of Mary are suffused with the freshness of youth and the idyllic ambience of pre-revolutionary Russia.