Pale Fire

by Nabokov, Vladimir

Pale Fire (1962) is a novel by Vladimir Nabokov. The novel is presented as a poem titled "Pale Fire" with commentary by a friend of the poet's. Together these elements form a narrative in which both authors are central characters. Pale Fire has spawned a wide variety of interpretations and a large body of written criticism. The Nabokov authority Brian Boyd has called it "Nabokov's most perfect novel".

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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G P Putnam's Sons. Collectible - Very Good. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1962. 1st edition. 8vo hardcover. Black cloth with gilt spine lettering and red endpapers in dust jacket. 315pp. Very Good book. Good dust jacket. Dust jacket toned with a half inch tear on front panel. (Commentary, Poetry, Classic Fiction) Inquire if you need further… Read more
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1962
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New York: Putnam, 1962. First. hardcover. fine. 315 pages, 8vo, handsomely rebound in full black morocco, gilt-ruled and lettered spine. New York: Putnam's Sons, (1962). First edition. Fine.<br/><br/>
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1962. First edition. Fine/Very Good +. Fine book with bright gilt to spine. Red topstain lightly sunned. Unclipped jacket in VG+ condition, with sunning to spine resulting in loss of flames and near loss of Nabokov. Small closed tear to top of front panel; glue stains to flaps of jacket front and rear.… Read more
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1962. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First edition, first impression (so stated). Fine in very good first issue, price-clipped dustwrapper, with "First Impression" on the front flap, with some foxing and edgwear including some crease and small tears.
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Pale Fire

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NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth/gilt, red topstain. Stated first impression. Light sunning/splash marks to crown/topstain, minor faint stains to cloth, few tiny specks to topstain. Unmarked, tight and square. The DJ in mylar is chipped/edgeworn/dampstained, lightly toned. Flap price $5.00.; 8vo 8" -… Read more
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Pale Fire

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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first impression first state hardcover edition in first state dust jacket (Putnam, 1962); Unmarked (no inscription); front paste-down shows bookplate shadow (no bookplate); tight bind no split hinges; cloth cover has prior damp along lower front edge and heel of spine; bright gilt titling; dj edge wear-few short tears; little fade to dj at spine, faint prior damp to dj… Read more
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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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1962
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1962. First Edition First Impression. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 22 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 315pp. Black cloth in dust jacket. States First Impression on copyright page and front flap of jacket. Tail of spine is bumped. The red color to the top foredge is faded. Jacket shows some chipping… Read more
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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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by Nabokov, Vladimir

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. 315pp. "First Impression" Black cloth with gilt spine title, red endpapers and page tops. Light edge-wear to the cover and faint tape residue. BC . Very Good. Cloth. First Edition. 1962.
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by Nabokov, Vladimir

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1962
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Pale Fire

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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1962-01-01
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Pale Fire (Penguin Modern Classics)

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire (Modern Classics)

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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by Vladimir Nabokov

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by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Pale Fire

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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PALE FIRE

by NABOKOV VLADIMIR:

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LONDON, WEIDENFELD AND NICOLSON, 1962. 2ND IMPRESSION, HIS FIRST NOVEL. VERY SCARCE. VERY GOOD COPY IN BLACK BOARDS - NO DUSTWRAP.
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by NABOKOV VLADIMIR

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by NABOKOV VLADIMIR

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire: A Poem in Four Cantos by John Shade

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Pale Fire (Penguin Modern Classics)

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Pale Fire [Hardcover] [Jan 01, 1962] NABOKOV, Vladimir

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Pale Fire

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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1962
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Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1962. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1962. Third Impression. 315 pages. No dust jacket. Brown cloth. Pages are lightly tanned and foxed throughout. Minor pencil inscription to front free endpaper. Slight cracking to gutters of a few pages. Light brown staining to page edges. Binding is slightly shaky. Boards have mild edge wear with slight rubbing to surfaces.… Read more
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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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1985
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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire

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NY: Putnam; (1962). First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Stated third impression, very good in a very good dust jacket. Underlining or marginal notes on about 10 pages (fairly minimal); faint crease in black cloth near bottom of front board. The foot of the spine is slightly bumped. The jacket has a little soiling and some light… Read more
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by Nabokov, Vladimir

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1968
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Pale Fire

by Nabokov, Vladimir

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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