A Verdadeira Vida de Sebastian Knight veio confirmar que nem eu, nem a maioria dos outros leitores, estávamos enganados, Nabokov é mesmo um grande escritor e a sua especialidade é deixar os leitores indignados e felizes! Ainda que Lolita tenha sido publicado quase 15 anos após A Verdadeira Vida de Sebastian Knight, não existe uma discrepância evidente entre as duas obras. I personally thought Sebastian Knight was a much better book than Lolita, the Nabokov book that everyone's read.
Pero, siempre anticonvencional, Nabokov hará que todas esas tentativas se frustren e irá dejando sucesivamente abiertos todos los interrogantes, pues esta fingida investigación sólo pretende delatar la falacia de nuestras certidumbres y recordarnos la radical incognoscibilidad del ser humano.
Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them.
In his slapdash and very misleading book, Mr Goodman paints in a few ill-chosen sentences a ridiculously wrong picture of Sebastian Knight's childhood.
The Real Life of Sebastian Knight. In his slapdash and very misleading book, Mr Goodman paints in a few ill-chosen sentences a ridiculously wrong picture of Sebastian Knight's childhood. It is one thing to be an author's secretary, it is quite another to set down an author's life; and if such a task is prompted by the desire to get one's book into the market while the flowers on a fresh grave may still be watered with profit, it is still another matter to try to.
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov (Russian: Влади́мир Влади́мирович Набо́ков (listen); 22 April 1899 – 2 July 1977), also known by the pen name Vladimir Sirin (Russian: Влади́мир Си́рин), was a R. .
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov (Russian: Влади́мир Влади́мирович Набо́ков (listen); 22 April 1899 – 2 July 1977), also known by the pen name Vladimir Sirin (Russian: Влади́мир Си́рин), was a Russian and American novelist, poet, translator and entomologist. His first nine novels were written in Russian (1926–38), but he achieved international prominence after he began writing English prose. Nabokov became an American citizen in 1945.
Now you must tell me as explicitly as possible,' said Madame Lecerf, 'tout ce que vous croyez raisonnable de demander а une tasse de thй. I suspect you would like some cream in it, if you have lived in England. You look English, you know.
La verdadera vida de Sebastian Knight
La verdadera vida de Sebastian Knight. This, the narrator tells us, is the real life of famous author Sebastian Knight, the inside story. After Knight’s death, his half-brother sets out to penetrate the mystery of the famous English novelist’s life, but he is impeded by the false, the distorted, the irrelevant. Cosa stanno dicendo gli altri. La verdadera vida de Sebastian Knight 1. Vedi altri.
Author: Vladimir Nabokov
Category: No category
Publisher: Anagrama; 1 edition (March 1, 1999)
ePUB size: 1184 kb
FB2 size: 1856 kb
Other Formats: azw docx lit doc