NABOKV-L post 0012136, Fri, 25 Nov 2005 12:43:45 -0800

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Date: Fri, 25 Nov 2005 12:21:33 -0800
From: Carolyn Kunin <chaiselongue@earthlink.net>
Reply-To: Carolyn Kunin <chaiselongue@earthlink.net>
Subject: Dante & Laura..
To: Vladimir Nabokov Forum

The name Laura too - - any Dante association there?


There do turn out to be links connecting Laura, Dante, peacocks and possibly
Can Grande. Unfortunately I won't have the time to pursue them for a while,
but for others who are interested I can refer you to a book by Mark Mirsky,
"Dante, Eros, & Kabbalah" - - particularly pages 166-167 and possibly ff.

Carolyn

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EDNOTE. Could be. What re the classic noir film "Laura" (1944) based on, I
think, Very Caspary's novel?