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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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1962. First British edition of this "witty, ironic and complex tour de force" (Hart, 521). Octavo, original black cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket that shows light wear. A nice example. "This centaur work, half-poem, half-prose . . . is a creation of perfect beauty, symmetry, strangeness, originality and moral truth. Pretending to… Read more
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1962. First edition of this "witty, ironic and complex tour de force" (Hart, 521). Octavo, original black cloth, top edge stained red. Fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket. A very sharp example. "This centaur work, half-poem, half-prose . . . is a creation of perfect beauty, symmetry, strangeness, originality and moral truth.… Read more
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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire

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by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire; Edited by Brian Boyd; illustrated by Jean Holabird

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by Vladimir Nabokov

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by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire

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Pale Fire

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Pale Fire

by Vladimir Nabokov

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by Vladimir Nabokov

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