Vladimir Nabokov

Bongard-Levin, G.M., ed.. Skifskii roman. 1997

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Skifskii roman
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This compendium of material on Professor Michael Rostovtseff, a Russian classical philologist who became a renowned historian at Yale, includes a chapter on Rostovtseff and Nabokov (pp. 290-300). Compiled by G. M. Bongard-Levin, the chapter consists almost entirely of (mostly unpublished) letters between Rostovtseff and Nabokov, as well as Nabokov's correspondence with historians Michael Karpovich and George Vernadsky. [Description adapted from a note posted by Gennady Barabtarlo to the NABOKV-L list on 20 April 1998.]