The Resource Transparent things; : a novel, [by] Vladimir Nabokov

Transparent things; : a novel, [by] Vladimir Nabokov

Label
Transparent things; : a novel
Title
Transparent things;
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
[by] Vladimir Nabokov
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Transparent Things revolves around the four visits of the hero--sullen, gawky Hugh Person--to Switzerland . . . As a young [American] publisher, Hugh is sent to interview R. [an eccentric author], falls in love with Armande on the way, wrests her, after multiple humiliations, from a grinning Scandinavian and returns to NY with his bride. . . . Eight years later--following a murder, a period of madness and a brief imprisonment--Hugh makes a lone sentimental journey to wheedle out his past. . . . The several strands of dream, memory, and time [are] set off against the literary theorizing of R. and, more centrally, against the world of observable objects." --Martin Amis
Cataloging source
DLC
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1899-1977
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Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ3.N121
  • PS3527.A15
Literary form
fiction
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  • Publishers and publishing
  • Widowers
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Widowers
  • Roman
  • United States
Label
Transparent things; : a novel, [by] Vladimir Nabokov
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9780070457348
Lccn
72003989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00323834
  • (OCoLC)ocm00323834
Label
Transparent things; : a novel, [by] Vladimir Nabokov
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9780070457348
Lccn
72003989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00323834
  • (OCoLC)ocm00323834

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