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Tough to beat "The Combed Clap of Thunder" or "The Plaster Cramp." I guess Nabokov's best imaginary titles are in The Real Life of Sebastian Knight, but I don't have the book to hand to check.

Sam






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Forwarded to me by a student, and leads to the question: what are our favorite imaginary titles in Nabokov's works?
-Stephen Blackwell


http://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2016/03/24/the-borges-memorial-non-lending-library-of-imaginary-books/


ARTS & CULTURE

The Borges Memorial Non-Lending Library of Imaginary Books

March 24, 2016 | by Seth Gannon


A brief survey of fictional books.


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