The Enchanter : An Adventure in the Land of Nabokov Paperback / softback
Plunging into the enchanted and luminous worlds of Speak, Memory, Ada, or Ardor; and the infamous Lolita, Lila Azam Zanganeh seeks out the Nabokovian experience of time, memory, sexual passion, nature, loss, love in all its forms, language in all its allusions.
She explores his Russian childhood, his European sojourns, the landscapes of 'his' America, hallucinates an interview and seeks the 'crunch of happiness' in Vladimir Nabokov's singular vocabulary.
This rhapsodic and beautifully illuminated book, which includes such fans as Salman Rushdie and Orhan Pamuk, will lure the innocent reader to a well of delights.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 07/06/2012
- Category: Memoirs
- ISBN: 9781846143687