Vladimir Nabokov

NABOKV-L post 0002298, Mon, 25 Aug 1997 09:44:20 -0700

quotes & Brazilan contacts (fwd)
1. This query was sent to me by a visitor to Zembla (the VN web site).
Responses can be sent to the list or to the original sender, Brandy
Michelle Arledge, at barledg@tiger.lsu.edu
>Hi! I don't know if you can help me or not. I recently read an article
>where Nabokov was said to have been quoted. I was wondering if you knew
>the works that these lines came from.
> "impossibly sad like a horse's eyes"
> and
> "it was Lilith he longed for"
>Are they from Nabokov works? If you could help, it would be wonderful.
> Thanks,
> Brandy

2. The following message was sent to me by a visitor to Zembla last week.
My knowledge of Portuguese being limited to the ability to (ineptly) sing
along with "The Girl from Ipanema," I wonder whether a subscriber to
NABOKV-L might be interested in contacting Mr. Antonio Augusto de Araujo
Lima at the address below. Thank you.

>Return-path: <rodin@agevir.com.br>
>Date: Fri, 22 Aug 1997 00:12:40 -0700
>From: antonio augusto de araujo lima <rodin@agevir.com.br>
>Subject: contato
>gostaria de entrar em contato com outros apreciadores desta obra de
>nabokov meu e-mail e rodin@agevir.com.br