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Review: Strong Opinions

User Review  - Ben Mines - Goodreads

Strong Opinions is an aptly-titled mix of Nabokov's interviews and essays in which he shares his uncompromising views on everything from tennis to swimming pools to American hotels; demolishes a few ... Read full review

Review: Strong Opinions

User Review  - Ana Sucuma - Goodreads

It's so hard to agree with Nabokov. How obnoxious! To say such things of Dostoyevsky or Camus… I can only join with him on the subject of translation of poetry. I simply detest any translation that ... Read full review

Review: Strong Opinions

User Review  - Anna - Goodreads

Nabokov's interviews were AMAZING to read. He was witty, intelligent, funny, and inspiring. It may have something to do with his being able to answer all his interview questions in writing, but ... Read full review

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User Review  - Farhan Khalid - Goodreads

I will never go back for the simple reason that all the Russia I need is always me You can get nearer and nearer to reality You never get near enough because reality is an infinite successions of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Deary Darling - Goodreads

No really, Dear N., tell us what you really think! This is priceless for those fools among us who insist upon trying to know more of the author. Does he relent and allow us even a peek? Ever? No. It's fun, however, watching him NOT let us in. He is, and always shall be, the Master! Read full review

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User Review  - Mt - Goodreads

Stubborn old man carried his bulk-dictionary everywhere. Even when the newer edition came out. Read full review

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User Review  - John Waller - Goodreads

Stubborn old man carried his bulk-dictionary everywhere. Even when the newer edition came out. Read full review

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User Review  - The Nike Nabokov - Goodreads

ALMOST made me dislike Lolita. ALMOST. Read full review

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User Review  - Jude - Goodreads

It is so wonderful to read a collection of opinions from a man who is convinced he is utterly right about everything. There are far too many people in the world who have minds like jelly - Nabokov is ... Read full review

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User Review  - Greg Smith - Goodreads

I read and re-read this book in my early twenties, keenly desirous to know what to admire and what to disdain. Read full review


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