Book Reviews of Pnin (Vintage International)

Pnin (Vintage International)
Pnin - Vintage International
Author: Vladimir Nabokov
ISBN-13: 9780679723417
ISBN-10: 0679723412
Publication Date: 6/18/1989
Pages: 208
Rating:
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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3.9 stars, based on 22 ratings
Publisher: Vintage
Book Type: Paperback
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A worthy read for when you want something you can really get drawn into. Pnin is a fascinating character, not thoroughly likeable by any means, but someone whose progess you want to follow from sheer curiousity.
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this book details the sordid affairs of a european professor at a generic university in the us and how he is let go of his job......partially because he's not a very good teacher, but most because his fellow faculty members don't particularly care for him. though it is a very good book, i don't hold it up to as high esteem as nabokov's other books. at any rate, it is an entertaining read if not anything else.