Nabokov, Vladimir (Michael Scammell)

Title The Defence.
Illustrator Curtis, John
Publisher London Weidenfeld & Nicholson
Date 1964
Book ID 37087


A very good copy in original unclipped dust-wrapper (designed by John Curtis). Clean and tight. Dust-wrapper just a little aged and top-edge to book a little damp speckled. Used; Very Good First published in English in the New Yorker. Translated by Michael Scammell in collaboration with the author. The original Russian edition (The Luzhin Defence) was first published in Berlin in 1930 under the pseudonym V. Sirin. First in "Sovremennye Zapiski" and later Slovo.
Price: £25.00

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