NABOKV-L post 0022724, Sat, 21 Apr 2012 10:03:23 -0400

QUERY: Message from the underworld in RLSK?
Daniele Fabbri writes:

Re: Sebastian Knight. Chapter 13: Sebastian's brother on train meets Mr. Silbermann. Mr. Silbermann lists a few Russian words he knows. The last ones: Brat, mylj brat - dear brother.

Is this a message from the otherworld from Sebastian? A bit like like the crypto-ones at the end of "The Vane sisters"?

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