The Eye

The Eye

ISBN: 067972723X

ISBN 13: 9780679727231

Publication Date: September 05, 1990

Publisher: Vintage

Pages: 104

Format: Paperback

Authors: Vladimir Nabokov, Dmitri Nabokov

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Nabokov's fourth novel, The Eye is as much a farcical detective story as it is a profoundly refractive tale about the vicissitudes of identities and appearances. Nabokov's protagonist, Smurov, is a lovelorn, excruciatingly self-conscious Russian émigré living in prewar Berlin, who commits suicide after being humiliated by a jealous husband, only to suffer even greater indignities in the afterlife.

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