Lectures on Literature
Harcourt, 1982 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 385 pages
For two decades, first at Wellesley and then at Cornell, Nabokov introduced undergraduates to the delights of great fiction. Here, collected for the first time, are his famous lectures, which include Mansfield Park, Bleak House, and Ulysses. Edited and with a Foreword by Fredson Bowers; Introduction by John Updike; illustrations.
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Review: Lectures on LiteratureUser Review - Goodreads
An outstanding collection of essays on Literature. I may like reading Nabakov's thoughts on other people's work more than I like reading his own. Read full review
Review: Lectures on LiteratureUser Review - Alanna Jamieson - Goodreads
Nabokov has some interesting ideas about books. I found his lectures engaging and detailed (almost to a fault). Read full review