The Resource Bend sinister, Vladimir Nabokov

Bend sinister, Vladimir Nabokov

Label
Bend sinister
Title
Bend sinister
Statement of responsibility
Vladimir Nabokov
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While it is filled with veiled puns and characteristically delightful wordplay, this novel is, first and foremost, a haunting and compelling narrative about a civilized man caught in the tyranny of a police state
Summary
Professor Adam Krug, the foremost philosopher of his country, is, along with his son, kidnapped by the government in hopes of making him support Paduk, dictator and leader of the Party of the Average Man
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
046761
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1899-1977
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College teachers
  • Dictators
  • Totalitarianism
  • Philosophy
Target audience
adult
Label
Bend sinister, Vladimir Nabokov
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : McGraw Hill, 1947
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm20561423
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
xix, 241 pages
Isbn
9780679727279
Lccn
89040559
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)20561423
Label
Bend sinister, Vladimir Nabokov
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : McGraw Hill, 1947
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm20561423
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
xix, 241 pages
Isbn
9780679727279
Lccn
89040559
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)20561423

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