The Gift Author:Vladimir Nabokov The Gift is the last of the novels Nabokov wrote in his native Russian and the crowning achievement of that period in his literary career. It is also his ode to Russian literature, evoking the works of Pushkin, Gogol, and others in the course of its narrative: the story of Fyodor Godunov-Cherdyntsev, an impoverished émigré poet living in Berli... more »n, who dreams of the book he will someday write--a book very much like The Gift itself.
[Note: This is a former library copy with its dust jacket, minus the plastic that was attached to it. A pretty nice copy for such an oldie.]« less