NABOKV-L post 0006849, Fri, 27 Sep 2002 18:44:03 -0700

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Fw: Fw: Fw: VN's translation of EO
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From: "Kiran Krishna" <kiran@Physics.usyd.edu.au>
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> There are some very positive references to VN in the latest book of
> criticism he put out, if I recall correctly.
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> Kiran
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> On Fri, 27 Sep 2002, D. Barton Johnson wrote:
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> > EDITOR'S NOTE. Yeh, I wondered too. Clive James is a very clever writer
who, at least in his early years, had Nabokov references in his fiction.
And, of course, one can translations on their merits as works in English.
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> > From: TA Colquhoun
> > To: Vladimir Nabokov Forum
> > Sent: Friday, September 27, 2002 1:59 AM
> > Subject: Re: Fw: VN's translation of EO
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> > Clive James doesn't speak Russian. How on earth did he suddenly become
some sort of authority on EO or anything translated from Russian...??
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> > Alex Colquhoun
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> Kiran Krishna
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