Vladimir Nabokov

  • Cloud, Castle, Lake

    One of my representatives—a modest, mild bachelor, very efficient—happened to win a pleasure trip at a charity ball given by Russian…

  • The Aurelian

    I LURING aside one of the trolley-car numbers, the street started at the corner of a crowded avenue. For a long time it crept on in obscurity,…

  • The Aurelian

    "Pilgram decided that the dream of his life was about to break at last from its old crinkly cocoon."

  • Cloud, Castle, Lake

    One of my representatives—a modest, mild bachelor, very efficient—happened to win a pleasure trip at a charity ball given by Russian refugees.…

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