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NABOKOV, Vladimir.

Rare books by Vladimir Nabokov, including first editions, signed first editions and finely bound copies.

Regularly stocked editions of Nabokov’s works include the first Israeli edition.

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  1. Laughter in the Dark.
    First US edition, first printing, in the first state green cloth binding. Originally serialised in the literary journal Sovremennye Zapiski in 1932 under the Russian title ?????? ???????, the novel was first published in English as Camera Obscura by John Long (London 1936). However, Nabokov was so displeased with the translation... Learn More
    £2,250

    Stock Code: 106062

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  2. Bend Sinister.
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £475

    Stock Code: 109408

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  3. Bend Sinister.
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £325

    Stock Code: 82332

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  4. Lolita.
    First edition, first impression, of one of the most notorious books published in the 20th century, published three years before the American edition and four before the London. Learn More
    £3,850

    Stock Code: 96183

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  5. Pnin.
    First edition, one of the author's own retained copies, signed by him on the front free endpaper: "Vladimir Nabokov. 326. May, 1957." Nabokov had his own arcane private system for recording books in his own possession. The significance of the number 326 in the inscription is uncertain. Above the inscription is a small blue... Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 99247

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  6. Lolita.
    First UK edition. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 78303

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  7. Lolita. [In Cyrillic.]
    First edition in Russian, first issue: Juliar's issue "a", in wrappers (issue "b" was published in pink cloth, with three cancel leafs). The translation was the only one prepared by Nabokov himself and includes a postscript by him that appears only in this edition. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 109955

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