King Queen Knave

By: Vladimir Nabokov

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ISBN
9780141196923
Date Released
Binding
Hardcover
Pages
352
 

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Of all my novels this bright brute is the gayest', Nabokov wrote of King, Queen, Knave. Comic, sensual and cerebral, it dramatizes an Oedipal love triangle, a tragi-comedy of husband, wife and lover, through Dreyer the rich businessman, his ripe-lipped and mercenary wife Martha, and their bespectacled nephew Franz. 'If a resolute Freudian manages to slip in' - Nabokov darts a glance to the reader - 'he or she should be warned that a number of cruel traps have been set here and there . . .
ISBN:
9780141196923
Publication Date:
01 / 06 / 2012
Pages:
352

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