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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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: A Novel

by Vladimir Nabokov

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Pale Fire (Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics Series)

by Nabokov, Vladimir; Rorty, Richard [Introduction]

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1963
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