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(short story "Podlets")
(novel "Lolita") / (screenplay)
Donated his massive collections of rare butterflies to Harvard University and to Zoology Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland.
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Vladimir Nabokoff-Sirin | V. Sirin | Vladimir Sirin
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I have never been interested in what is called the literature of social comment (in journalistic and commercial parlance: "great books"). I am not "sincere", I am not "provocative", I am not "satirical" . . . the future of mankind, and so on, leave me completely indifferent.
Taught at Harvard University during the 1940s.